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  1. The act of grazing; a touching or rubbing lightly on passing.
  2. A light touch; a slight scratch.
  • Spanish: rasguí±o
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verb (graz, ing)
  1. To feed or supply (cattle, sheep, etc.) with grass; to furnish pasture for.
    • 1999: Although it is perfectly good meadowland, none of the villagers has ever grazed animals on the meadow on the other side of the wall. — Stardust, Neil Gaiman, page 4 (2001 Perennial Edition).
    • To feed on; to eat (growing herbage); to eat grass from (a pasture); to browse.
      cattle on the meadows
    • To tend (cattle, etc.) while grazing.
    • To rub or touch lightly the surface of (a thing) in passing.
      the bullet grazed the wall
    • To cause a slight wound to.
      to one's knee

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