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waste

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noun \ˈwāst\

Medical Definition of waste

  1. 1:  loss through breaking down of bodily tissue

  2. 2wastes pl :  bodily waste materials :  excrement




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waste

verb

Medical Definition of waste

wast·edwast·ing

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to cause to shrink in physical bulk or strength :  emaciate

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  to lose weight, strength, or vitality—often used with away




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waste

adjective

Medical Definition of waste

  1. :  excreted from or stored in inert form in a living body as a by-product of vital activity <waste products>





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