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Definitions of mastication:

part of speech: noun

Chewing, manducation.

part of speech: noun

Chewing.

Usage examples for mastication:

  • The first step of the process of digestion is mastication the cutting and grinding of the food by the teeth, effected by the vertical and lateral movements of the lower jaw. "A Practical Physiology", Albert F. Blaisdell

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