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underfeed

(ŭn′dər-fēd′)
tr.v. under·fed (-fĕd′), under·feeding, under·feeds
To feed insufficiently.
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These animals were underfed and gave rise to a calf being euthanized and other animals being shot.
As a result, animals remained underfed and were victimized of malnutrition and diseases.
The underfed condition of animals has stirred us up to think about the animals species.
Two months ago Maryann was shocked by the tragic death of her cat Kitty a stray she found underfed and pregnant ten years ago.
Nineteen of the 29 patients in group 1 were underfed (range 0.
The ropes created chronic wounds, and most of the bears were underfed and poorly treated.
Last week, Channel 4 broadcast a report quoting what it said were Tamil aid workers inside one of the camps for the roughly 200,000 people who have fled the war, saying people had been underfed and mistreated, and some women sexually abused.
Erickson and her husband were typical in saying they wanted to help the dogs they amassed in Oregon during the late 1990s, and in being overwhelmed at last, forcing government officials to step in and take charge of underfed animals in filthy condition.
We have all witnessed the understaffing and failings in Scotland with worried families visiting underfed patients in dirty wards and much worse.
8 billion people were obese or overweight in 2007, and the number of obese and overweight people now exceeds the amount of those who are underfed, the report said.
Much can be made of Chapel/ Chapter's duet between the sacred and the profane, but, as performed at the '62 Center at Williams College, its religious elements (the Lord's Prayer, confession) felt underfed, even sanctimonious.
The new mums also complained of being underfed and being forced to use dirty facilities