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English definition of “cud”

cud

noun [U] uk   /kʌd/ us  
food that has been eaten by an animal with more than one stomach, such as a cow, and that comes back into the animal's mouth to be chewed again before going into the second stomach: a cow chewing the cudAnimal food
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