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cud

(kŭd)
n.
Food regurgitated from the first stomach to the mouth of a ruminant and chewed again.

carnitine deficiency, systemic primary

An autosomal recessive disorder (OMIM:212140) of fatty acid oxidation caused by defective carnitine transport. Patients present in infancy with hypoketotic hypoglycaemia and acute metabolic decompensation, or later in life with skeletal myopathy or cardiomyopathy. 

Molecular pathology
Caused by defects in SLC22A5, which encodes a protein that is both an organic cation transporter and a high-affinity carnitine transporter.

cud

the food from the first stomach of a ruminate which, after being mixed with bacteria in the rumen, is regurgitated into the mouth and rechewed.
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But the cow looked round in her mild way, chewing the cud all the time, her conscience as white as the milk she would soon be giving in the pail.
And there's nothing cool about moving your jaw up and down like a cow chewing the cud. The headteacher has now declared the new school a chewing gum-free zone.
Or if the shoe is on the other hoof why not ask if you tag along rather than sit in chewing the cud while your other half is out there grazing with the herd?
1's bovine friend could be chewing the cud with a bull called Romeo if Federer carves up the opposition and retains the title.
"It was 11pm and the crew were sitting around chewing the cud over Ciara when Peter tore into them over the night watches and their time keeping," said the source.
It's a large hotel, so you're not chewing the cud with the owners over a G&T into the small hours.
Certainly, Pears director of cricket Tom Moody could be forgiven a grin on his face as he sat chewing the cud at the Diglis End for most of the afternoon with his Kent counterpart, and fellow Western Australian, Ian Brayshaw.
A I've written a book for teenagers and I wrote my autobiography called Chewing The Cud. But to write successful adult stories they have to be fairly steamy and I couldn't write that sort of stuff without getting the giggles.
But with my thoughts of chewing the cud with the locals over a pint on hold, it was time to explore the village further.
The damage they could do once they had been weaned off chewing the cud was frightening.
But that's the K brothers for you, they're more interested in keeping their bloated cash cow chewing the cud than creating a legacy.