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Meaning of feces by Wiktionary Dictionary

feces


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    Etymology

    From Latin faecēs, nominative plural of faex ( “residue, dregs” ) .

    Pronunciation

    • IPA: /ˈfiːsiːz/, X-SAMPA: /"fi:si:z/
    • Rhymes: -iːsiz

    Noun

    feces ( plural: only )

    1. ( US, Canada ) Digested waste material discharged from the bowels; excrement .

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Explanation of feces by Wordnet Dictionary

feces


    Noun
    1. solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels



    Definition of feces by GCIDE Dictionary

    feces


    1. Fæces n. pl. [L. faex, pl. faeces, dregs.] Excrement; ordure; also, settlings; sediment after infusion or distillation. [Written also feces.]

    2. Feces n. pl. Dregs; sediment; excrement. See faeces.