- [noun] a calm lengthy intent consideration
Synonyms: contemplation, reflection, reflexion, musing, thoughtfulness
- [noun] (of ruminants) chewing (the cud); "ruminants have remarkable powers of rumination"
- [noun] regurgitation of small amounts of food; seen in some infants after feeding
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- cogitation, study
- meditation, speculation
- introspection, self-contemplation, self-examination