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English verb: manducate

1. manducate (consumption) chew (food); to bite and grind with the teeth


SamplesHe jawed his bubble gum.
Chew your food and don't swallow it!.
The cows were masticating the grass.


Synonymschew, jaw, masticate


Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)grate, grind


Narrower (hyponym)champ, champ, chaw, chomp, crunch, gnaw, gum, mumble, munch









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