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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gavage  \Ga`vage"\  (g[.a]`v[.a]zh"),  n.  [F.,  fr  gaver  to  gorge.] 
  Forced  feeding  (as  of  poultry  or  infants)  by  means  of  a  tube 
  passed  through  the  mouth  down  to  the  stomach. 




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