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Rumination

Ru`mi`na´tion
n.1.The act or process of ruminating, or chewing the cud; the habit of chewing the cud.
2.The state of being disposed to ruminate or ponder; deliberate meditation or reflection.
Retiring full of rumination sad.
- Thomson.
3.(Physiol.) The regurgitation of food from the stomach after it has been swallowed, - occasionally observed as a morbid phenomenon in man.
Noun1.Ruminationrumination - a calm lengthy intent consideration
2.rumination - (of ruminants) chewing (the cud); "ruminants have remarkable powers of rumination"
3.rumination - regurgitation of small amounts of food; seen in some infants after feeding
chew over, cogitation, consideration, contemplate, contemplation, excogitate, introspection, meditate, meditation, mull, mull over, muse, musing, omphaloskepsis, ponder, reflect, reflection, reflexion, retrospect, ruminate, self-contemplation, self-examination, speculate, speculation, study, think over, thoughtfulness
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