feces

plural noun
fe·​ces | \ˈfē-(ˌ)sēz \

Definition of feces 

: bodily waste discharged through the anus : excrement

First Known Use of feces

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for feces

Middle English, from Latin faec-, faex (singular) dregs

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The first known use of feces was in the 14th century

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feces

noun

English Language Learners Definition of feces

: solid waste that is released from the body

feces

noun plural
fe·​ces | \ˈfē-ˌsēz \

Kids Definition of feces

: body waste that passes out from the intestine

feces

noun plural
fe·​ces
variants: or chiefly British faeces \ ˈfē-​(ˌ)sēz \

Medical Definition of feces 

: bodily waste discharged through the anus : excrement

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