Examples of cud in a Sentence
a cow chewing its cud
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Each cow drinks about a bathtub full of water per day, and eats about 40 pounds of feed, chewing its cud an average of 40,000 times a day.
Cows chewed the cud, unfazed by our bike in their zone.
The animal must have both a split hoof and chew its cud.
Fox finished with 39 points in Kentucky's 86-75 victory, holding Ball to 10 points, forcing four turnovers from him, grinding him into cud.
Not infrequently, giraffes looking at us would lick their lips with their 18-inch tongues—not in any expressive way, just as a byproduct of cud-chewing.
Giraffes eat most of the time and, like cows, regurgitate food and chew it as cud.
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First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
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