1. ruminant, even-toed ungulate, artiodactyl, artiodactyl mammal

usage: any of various cud-chewing hoofed mammals having a stomach divided into four (occasionally three) compartments


1. ruminant (vs. nonruminant)

usage: related to or characteristic of animals of the suborder Ruminantia or any other animal that chews a cud; "ruminant mammals"

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