briefly explain the process of rumination

The food that is swallowed by a ruminant gets into the first chamber and then to the second chamber. In this 2 chambers the food is partially digested and converted into a soft pulp called cud. When the animal is resting it brings back the food from stomach for thorough chewing. This process is called rumination.
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when the cud is returned to the mouth in small lumps and the animal chews it,the process is called rumination
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