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regurgitate

verb uk   /rɪˈɡɜː.dʒɪ.teɪt/ us    /-ˈɡɝː.dʒə-/
[I or T] to bring back swallowed food into the mouth: Owls regurgitate partly digested food to feed their young. [T] disapproving If you regurgitate facts, you just repeat what you have heard without thinking about it: Many students simply regurgitate what they hear in lectures.
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