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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Waste Products

    Debris resulting from a process that is of no further use to the system producing it. The concept includes materials discharged from or stored in a system in inert form as a by-product of vital activities. (From Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary, 1981)

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  1. waste products

    The products of metabolic activity after oxygen and nutrients have been supplied to a cell. These include carbon dioxide and water, along with sodium chloride and soluble nitrogenous salts, which are excreted in feces, urine, and exhaled air.

    Waste products leave the body via the urethra and anus in the form of urine and feces and via the skin also.

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