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fecal

adjective fe·cal

Medical Definition of fecal

  1. :  of, relating to, or constituting feces <fecal incontinence> <fecal matter>

fecally or chiefly British faecally \-kə-lē\play adverb


Variants of fecal

or chiefly British faecal \ˈfē-kəl\play


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