nibbling


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Nibble \Nib"ble\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Nibbled; p. pr. & vb. n.
   Nibbling.] [Cf. Nip.]
   To bite by little at a time; to seize gently with the mouth;
   to eat slowly or in small bits.
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         Thy turfy mountains, where live nibbling sheep. --Shak.
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