supplying

Definitions of supplying
  1. noun
    the activity of supplying or providing something
    synonyms: provision, supply
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    irrigation
    supplying dry land with water by means of ditches etc
    alimentation, feeding
    the act of supplying food and nourishment
    fueling, refueling
    the activity of supplying or taking on fuel
    care delivery, health care delivery, healthcare delivery
    the provision of health care
    issuance, issue, issuing
    the act of providing an item for general use or for official purposes (usually in quantity)
    logistics
    handling an operation that involves providing labor and materials be supplied as needed
    purveyance
    the act of supplying something
    stocking
    the activity of supplying a stock of something
    subvention
    the act or process of providing aid or help of any sort
    lactation, suckling
    feeding an infant by giving suck at the breast
    infant feeding
    feeding an infant
    forced feeding, gavage
    feeding that consists of the delivery of a nutrient solution (as through a nasal tube) to someone who cannot or will not eat
    IV, intravenous feeding
    administration of nutrients through a vein
    overfeeding
    excessive feeding
    spoonfeeding
    feeding someone (as a baby) from a spoon
    TPN, hyperalimentation, total parenteral nutrition
    administration of a nutritionally adequate solution through a catheter into the vena cava; used in cases of long-term coma or severe burns or severe gastrointestinal syndromes
    stock issue
    (corporation law) the authorization and delivery of shares of stock for sale to the public or the shares thus offered at a particular time
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    activity
    any specific behavior
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