in sense 1, alteration of Middle English driten, from Old English, past participle of drītan to defecate; in sense 2, from dirt entry 1 + -en (as in earthen)
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“Dirten.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dirten. Accessed 2 Dec. 2023.
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