Definitions for masticate

Definitions for (verb) masticate

Main entry: chew, jaw, manducate, masticate

Definition: chew (food); to bite and grind with the teeth

Usage: He jawed his bubble gum; Chew your food and don't swallow it!; The cows were masticating the grass

Main entry: masticate

Definition: grind and knead

Usage: masticate rubber

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