(SEA) An archive format used on the Apple Macintosh. Double-clicking a file of this type should extract its contents.
verb (used with object), self-fed, self-feeding. Agriculture. 1. to provide a supply of food to (animals) so as to allow them to eat as much and as often as they want. Compare hand-feed (def 1).
noun 1. an apparatus or machine that automatically discharges a supply of some material, especially one consisting of a hopper and a trough for feeding livestock. noun 1. any machine or device capable of automatically supplying materials when and where they are needed, esp one for making measured quantities of food constantly available to farm […]
[self-fur-tl or, esp. British, -tahyl, self-] /ˌsɛlfˈfɜr tl or, esp. British, -taɪl, ˈsɛlf-/ adjective, Zoology. 1. capable of self-fertilization.
[self-fur-tl-uh-zey-shuh n, self-] /ˈsɛlfˌfɜr tl əˈzeɪ ʃən, ˌsɛlf-/ noun 1. Botany. fertilization of an ovum of a plant by a male gamete from the same flower (opposed to cross-fertilization). 2. Zoology. fertilization of the ovum of a hermaphroditic animal by a sperm from the same individual, as in some species of tapeworm. self-fertilization noun 1. […]