Definitions for fecesˈfi siz

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fe•ces*ˈfi siz(n.)

  1. waste matter discharged from the intestines through the anus; excrement.

    Category: Physiology

    Ref: Also, esp. Brit., faeces.

* (used with a pl. v.).

Origin of feces:

1425–75; late ME < L faecēs grounds, dregs, sediment (pl. of faex)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fecal matter, faecal matter, feces, faeces, BM, stool, ordure, dejection(noun)

    solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels

Wiktionary

  1. feces(Noun)

    Digested waste material discharged from the bowels; excrement.

  2. Origin: From faeces, nominative plural of faex.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Feces

    dregs; sediment; excrement. See FAeces

Freebase

  1. Feces

    Feces, faeces, or fæces, also known as excrement, is a waste product from an animal's digestive tract expelled through the anus or cloaca during a process called defecation.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Feces

    Excrement from the INTESTINES, containing unabsorbed solids, waste products, secretions, and BACTERIA of the DIGESTIVE SYSTEM.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

faeces(noun plural)

solid waste matter passed out from the body.

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