excrement


ex·cre·ment

noun \ˈek-skrə-mənt\

: solid waste passed out of the body

Full Definition of EXCREMENT

:  waste matter discharged from the body; especially :  feces
ex·cre·men·tal \ˌek-skrə-ˈmen-təl\ adjective
ex·cre·men·ti·tious \-ˌmen-ˈti-shəs, -mən-\ adjective

Examples of EXCREMENT

  1. <an ordinance that requires dog walkers to remove their animal's excrement from city streets>

Origin of EXCREMENT

Latin excrementum, from excernere
First Known Use: 1533

ex·cre·ment

noun \ˈek-skrə-mənt\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of EXCREMENT

: waste matter discharged from the body; especially : waste (as feces) discharged from the alimentary canal
ex·cre·men·tal \ˌek-skrə-ˈment-əl\ adjective
ex·cre·men·ti·tious \-ˌmen-ˈtish-əs\ adjective

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