faecal matter


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Noun1.faecal matter - solid excretory product evacuated from the bowelsfaecal matter - solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels
dog do, dog shit, dog turd, doggy do - fecal droppings from a dog
body waste, excrement, excreta, excretory product, excretion - waste matter (as urine or sweat but especially feces) discharged from the body
poop, shit, shite, turd, crap, dirt - obscene terms for feces
droppings, dung, muck - fecal matter of animals
meconium - thick dark green mucoid material that is the first feces of a newborn child
melaena, melena - abnormally dark tarry feces containing blood (usually from gastrointestinal bleeding)
Translations
fekalia
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John Hepworth, for the NMC, said: "In the Cleadon Unit there was faecal matter on the walls in the corridor.
Don Henderson (Greg Kinnear), an executive at fast food chain Mickey's, investigates claims that their flagship burgers have been found to contain dangerously high levels of faecal matter.
Flexi-Seal FMS is a temporary containment device that has been shown to safely and effectively divert faecal matter, helping protect patients' skin from breakdown.
Chilling jibes "You look like faecal matter that won't flush that goes around and around but doesn't go anywhere," to Sharron Davies in 2010.
FAECAL matter has been found in icecubes servedin somehotels and pubs across South Wales.
THE Echo is shocked to learn that ice served in some pubs and hotels in South Wales contains faecal matter.
He went on: "The chickens were in a disgraceful condition contaminated with faecal matter and blood and the premises themselves were unfit for use of any sort of food.
By MIKE SWAIN, Science Editor ONE in six mobile phones is contaminated with faecal matter because people are not washing their hands properly, research shows.
The innovative system was designed to safely and effectively divert faecal matter, protect patients' wounds from faecal contamination, and reduce the risk of both skin breakdown and spread of infection, such as C.
THE Dancing On Ice judge who told Sharron Davies her performance was "like faecal matter that won't flush" has been cleared by telly watchdogs.
Some of these are commonly linked with human faecal matter and following an examination of 30 keyboards in a busy city centre office, one in six keyboards contained strains of E.
Prosecutor Sara Walker said: "They were eating food off the floor, which was littered with vomit, faecal matter, ash and cigarettes.