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  Words related to rumination

Related / Similar Words: contemplation, reflection, reflexion, musing, thoughtfulness

 

Definition:
  • regurgitation of small amounts of food; seen in some infants after feeding;
  • (of ruminants) chewing (the cud); "ruminants have remarkable powers of rumination";
  • a calm lengthy intent consideration;

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    Hyponyms: cogitation, study, meditation, speculation, introspection, self-contemplation, self-examination, omphaloskepsis, retrospect

     

    Derivational Morphology: ruminate, chew over, think over, meditate, ponder, excogitate, contemplate, muse, reflect, mull, mull over, speculate, study

     

    Anagrams: natatorium, maturation, antitumour

     

     
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