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sca·tol·o·gy

 (skă-tŏl′ə-jē, skə-)
n. pl. sca·tol·o·gies
1. The study of fecal excrement, as in medicine, paleontology, or biology. Also called coprology.
2. Obscene language or literature, especially that dealing pruriently or humorously with excrement and excretory functions.

scat′o·log′i·cal (skăt′l-ŏj′ĭ-kəl), scat′o·log′ic (-ĭk) adj.
sca·tol′o·gist n.

scatological

(ˌskætəˈlɒdʒɪkəl) or less commonly

scatologic

adj
1. characterized by obscenity or preoccupation with obscenity, esp in the form of references to excrement
2. (Pathology) of or relating to the scientific study of excrement
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.scatological - dealing pruriently with excrement and excretory functions; "scatological literature"
dirty - (of behavior or especially language) characterized by obscenity or indecency; "dirty words"; "a dirty old man"; "dirty books and movies"; "boys telling dirty jokes"; "has a dirty mouth"

scatological

adjective
Offensive to accepted standards of decency:
Slang: raunchy.
Translations

scatological

[ˌskætəˈlɒdʒɪkəl] ADJescatológico
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