Noun(1) any of various cud-chewing hoofed mammals having a stomach divided into four (occasionally three
Adjective(1) related to or characteristic of animals of the suborder Ruminantia or any other animal that chews a cud
(1) Forage crops and native rangelands are vital to U.S. livestock interests, since they're the main feed staple of all ruminant animals tied to the meat and dairy industries.(2) The giraffe is the biggest ruminant and the tallest mammal in the world.(3) The U.S. imposed the ban on all Canadian ruminant products and by-products in May, following the discovery of a case of bovine spongiform encephalopathy, or mad cow disease, on a farm in Alberta.(4) Groups of ruminant steers had settled down in the shade of old oaks.(5) He was interested in improving digestive processes within the rumen, the first of the four stomachs of ruminant animals, where cellulose is broken down by bacteria.(6) Caribou and muskox are included in the ruminant category, which means Nunavut country food products can't be sold overseas until the ban is lifted(7) In 1997 the Canadian Food Inspection Agency banned the feeding of recycled products from ruminant animals back to other ruminants , like cattle, sheep, goats, bison, elk or deer.(8) Like ruminants , poultry and pigs raised on pasture also get to enjoy a less stressful life.(9) Experts agree that hippos belong to the mammalian order Artiodactyla, a group of even-toed, hoofed creatures whose extant representatives include camels, pigs and ruminants such as cows.(10) Beef cows, brood ewes, and most other ruminants do not require consistent quality forage, and longer grazing periods should suffice.(11) Sheep and goats are ruminants and are genomically similar to cows.(12) Note that cattle are ruminants and can convert inedible grains such as grass into protein and that they do not require to be fed soy and other grains.(13) The report notes that the key to preventing BSE is to ensure that meat and bone meal from ruminants is not be fed back to ruminants .(14) Accurate and precise estimates of forage energy content are required to formulate diets properly for lactating dairy cows and other ruminants .(15) In the ruminants (cows, deer, and others) these bacteria live in a series of auxiliary stomachs ├ö├ç├┐upstream├ö├ç├û of the true stomach.(16) It provides early spring forage not only for cattle and sheep, but for wild ruminants as well, including deer, bison, elk, and moose.
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Different Formsruminant, ruminants
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