feculent


fec·u·lent

adjective \ˈfe-kyə-lənt\

Definition of FECULENT

:  foul with impurities :  fecal
fe·cu·lence \-lən(t)s\ noun

Origin of FECULENT

Middle English, from Latin faeculentus, from faec-, faex
First Known Use: 15th century

fec·u·lent

adjective \ˈfek-yə-lənt\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FECULENT

: foul with impurities : fecal <a feculent odor of the breath>
fe·cu·lence \-lən(t)s\ noun

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