Ruminant in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Ruminant

a type of animal with a four-chambered stomach hat brings up food from its stomach and chews it again

Examples of Ruminant in a sentence

The water buffalo is a ruminant, which means it has a four-chambered stomach.  🔊

Because the giraffe is a ruminant it rechews the grass after it has already eaten it once.  🔊

The animal is called a ruminant because it gets the most value out of its food by bringing it up from its stomach and rechewing.  🔊

Camels and Alpacas digest their food in a four-chambered stomach just like any ruminant does.  🔊

Because it is not a ruminant, the dog does not rechew its food in the way that sheep and cattle do.  🔊

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