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egesta

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noun plural eges·ta \i-ˈjes-tə\

Definition of egesta

  1. :  egested material



Origin and Etymology of egesta

New Latin, from Latin, neuter plural of egestus


First Known Use: 1727

Rhymes with egesta


Medical Dictionary

egesta

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noun plural eges·ta \i-ˈjes-tə\

Medical Definition of egesta

  1. :  something egested




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of egesta


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