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Definition:
  • any of various cud-chewing hoofed mammals having a stomach divided into four (occasionally three) compartments;
  • related to or characteristic of animals of the suborder Ruminantia or any other animal that chews a cud; "ruminant mammals";

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    Hyponyms: pollard, bovid, pronghorn, prongbuck, pronghorn antelope, American antelope, Antilocapra americana, deer, cervid, chevrotain, mouse deer, giraffe, camelopard, Giraffa camelopardalis

     

    Pertainyms: Ruminantia, suborder Ruminantia

     

    Member Meronyms: Ruminantia, suborder Ruminantia

     

    Derivational Morphology: ruminate

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: drøvtygger   Dutch: herkauwer  
    Finnish: märehtijä   French: ruminant  
    German: Wiederkäuer   Greek: μηρυκαστικό  
    Italian: ruminante   Korean: 반추 동물  
    Latin: ruminans   Norwegian: drøvtygger  
    Portuguese: ruminante   Russian: жевание жвачки  
    Spanish: rumiante   Swedish: idisslare  
     
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