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browse on (something)

To nibble or graze on plants, as of an animal. What can I do to keep animals from browsing on my plants?
See also: browse, on

browse over

To casually or quickly look over something. Just browse over the pamphlet—you don't have to read it word for word.
See also: browse, over

browse among something

 
1. [for an animal] to wander about among plants and trees, selecting and eating some. The deer were browsing among the vegetables in my garden. The cows were browsing among the grasses in the field.
2. [for someone] to look at or survey different items of reading material. I browsed among the books on the rack until I found what I wanted. I browsed among the books for something suitable.
See also: among, browse

browse on something

[for an animal] to feed on some kind of plant material. The deer browsed on the tender shoots in my garden. The rabbit browsed on my carrots.
See also: browse, on

browse over something

 and browse through something
[for someone] to glance through written or printed material quickly or curiously. Why don't you browse over this and call me about it in the morning? I want to browse through this magazine quickly. When it has been browsed through by everyone, throw it away.
See also: browse, over

graze

and browse
in. to eat a bit of everything at parties. We will just graze on party snacks rather than eat a full meal. I think I’ll just browse here and skip going out to dinner.

browse

verb
See graze
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Woodside recommended floating LNG (FLNG) technology to the Browse joint venture partners as the best option for the Browse LNG Development off Western Australia
Given that moose require available forage during the winter, the management objective focuses on the availability of browse at diverse heights above snow-cover.
We are pleased to partner with Fireclick to complement our powerful search, browse and merchandising solution with the most innovative Web analytics solution for online retailers," said Menachem Cohen, CEO of Mercado Software.
Browse availability was estimated by converting counts of browsed and unbrowsed twigs in the circular plots to dry weight and summing browsed and unbrowsed dry weight.
To access the 1 day Browse On Opera service, text OPERA15 to 247.
In many areas, unbrowsed spruce is often the only species able to grow above browse height (Janke et al.
The BOD phase will be executed by Woodside as operator of the Browse Joint Venture, with support from Shell as the FLNG technology provider, to enable the optimal development of the Browse resources.
This practice created favourable habitat for moose: a mixture of successional stages which provide both browse and cover.
Refine the browse experience by neighborhood and category (where available).
The Browse JV initially aimed to make a final investment decision by the end of June in 2013 for the Browse LNG Project development based on construction of an onshore LNG plant near James Price Point in the Kimberley region of Western Australia.
The D2D Loops provide eBay buyers with a way to quickly browse the most recent additions to some of the hottest eBay categories and see what's for sale.
The move to make use of Shell FLNG technology, which the giant company is using for the Prelude field, follows the Browse JV's decision earlier in 2013 not to move ahead with an onshore development at James Price Point.
have completed the transaction in respect of the previously announced participation in the proposed Browse LNG Project ( Project ) as of September 18th 2012 through Japan Australia LNG (MIMI Browse) Pty Ltd ( MIMI Browse ), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Japan Australia LNG (MIMI) Pty Ltd which is a 50-50 joint venture between Mitsubishi and Mitsui, under the agreement made with Woodside Browse Ltd, a subsidiary of Woodside Petroleum Ltd.
Published today, the report reveals that more than 30 percent of adults want to search and browse the Web from their cell phone, while 47 percent say that mobile maps and driving directions are a "must have" on the next phone they buy.
Endeca's patent-pending Guided Navigation capabilities help users quickly hone and explore long lists of search results or browse content by desirable criteria, like author, date, category, topic, location, company, and more.