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excretion


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Excretion  \Ex*cre"tion\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  excr['e]tion.] 
  1.  The  act  of  excreting. 
 
  To  promote  secretion  and  excretion.  --Pereira. 
 
  2.  That  which  is  excreted;  excrement.  --Bacon. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  excretion 
  n  1:  the  bodily  process  of  discharging  waste  matter  [syn:  {elimination}, 
  {evacuation},  {excreting},  {voiding}] 
  2:  waste  matter  (as  urine  or  sweat  but  especially  feces) 
  discharged  from  the  body  [syn:  {body  waste},  {excreta},  {excrement}, 
  {excretory  product}] 




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