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Ruminants are...

Animals with hooves, and have four chambers in their stomach.

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The 4 chambers are...

Rumen, reticulum, omasum and abomasum.

3

Grass is swallowed b and goes to the 1st chamber the...

Rumen.

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In the rumen grass is...

Mixed with different bacteria to break down cellulose walls.

5

Cows (something) grass, and chew it over again to help (something) break down the (something).

Regurgitates, bacteria, nutrients.

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2nd stomach is the...

Reticulum.

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The recticulum traps...

Any unwanted things.

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It then goes to the...

Omasum.

9

The omasum...

Filters out fine particles and water.

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Finally it enters the 4th stomach...

The abomasum.

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The abomasum...

Contains the acid and enzymes.