dejecta

plural noun

de·​jec·​ta di-ˈjek-tə How to pronounce dejecta (audio)
dē-

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Latin, neuter plural of dejectus

First Known Use

circa 1829, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of dejecta was circa 1829

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Cite this Entry

“Dejecta.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dejecta. Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

Medical Definition

dejecta

noun plural
de·​jec·​ta di-ˈjek-tə How to pronounce dejecta (audio)
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