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feces

noun plural fe·ces \ˈfē-(ˌ)sēz\

: solid waste that is released from the body

Full Definition of FECES

:  bodily waste discharged through the anus :  excrement

Examples of FECES

  1. <examined the animal's feces for signs of intestinal parasites>

Origin of FECES

Middle English, from Latin faec-, faex (singular) dregs
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with FECES

FECES Defined for Kids

feces

noun plural fe·ces \ˈfē-ˌsēz\

Definition of FECES for Kids

:  body waste that passes out from the intestine
Medical Dictionary

feces

noun plural fe·ces

Medical Definition of FECES

:  bodily waste discharged through the anus :  excrement

Variants of FECES

fe·ces or chiefly British fae·ces \ˈfē-(ˌ)sēz\

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