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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Browse  \Browse\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Browsed}  (brouzd);  p.  pr 
  &  vb  n.  {Browsing}.]  [For  broust,  OF  brouster,  bruster,  F. 
  brouter.  See  {Browse},  n.,  and  cf  {Brut}.] 
  1.  To  eat  or  nibble  off  as  the  tender  branches  of  trees, 
  shrubs,  etc.;  --  said  of  cattle,  sheep,  deer,  and  some 
  other  animals. 
 
  Yes  like  the  stag,  when  snow  the  plasture  sheets, 
  The  barks  of  trees  thou  browsedst  --Shak. 
 
  2.  To  feed  on  as  pasture;  to  pasture  on  to  graze. 
 
  Fields  .  .  .  browsed  by  deep-uddered  kine. 
  --Tennyson. 




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