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noun, suru verb, no adjective

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English Meaning(s) for 反芻

noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. rumination; regurgitation; chewing the cud
noun, suru verb
  1. turning over in one's mind; thinking over something; pondering; musing; rumination (about a subject)

Definition and Synonyms for 反芻

Rumination regurgitation of small amounts of food
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Rumination (of ruminants) chewing (the cud)
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Ruminate chew the cuds
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Rumination seen in some infants after feeding
Synonyms: 反芻

Meanings for each kanji in 反芻

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Categories 反芻 is a member of

Disgorgement the reflex act of ejecting the contents of the stomach through the mouth
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Chewing biting and grinding food in your mouth so it becomes soft enough to swallow
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Eat take in solid food
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Sample Sentences for 反芻

Now that I think over it, it's somewhat embarrassing.

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