Definition of remastication in English:

remastication

noun

Zoology
  • The act or process of masticating food or cud again; rumination or refection.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in John Britton (1771–1857), antiquary and topographer. From re- + mastication.

Pronunciation

remastication

/riːˌmastɪˈkeɪʃn/