masticate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To chew (meals).
    • To grind and knead (rubber, for instance) into a pulp.
    • To work or break with, or much like, the teeth and get ready for swallowing and food digestion; to chew.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To chew food.
  • verb:
    • To chew (meals).
    • To grind or knead something into a pulp.
    • grind and knead
    • chew (food); to bite and grind aided by the teeth
  • others:
    • To work using teeth, and prepare for swallowing and digestion; chew: since, to masticate meals.
    • to organize to be used by cutting or kneading, much like a masticator.

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