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