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ruminant

noun [C] uk   /ˈruː.mɪ.nənt/ specialized us  
a type of animal that brings up food from its stomach and chews it again, for example a cow, sheep, or deer
ruminant
adjective uk   us  
ruminant animals
Translations of “ruminant”
in Spanish Rumiante…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指牛、羊和鹿等動物)反芻,倒嚼…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指牛、羊和鹿等动物)反刍,倒嚼…
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