excretory product

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Noun1.excretory product - waste matter (as urine or sweat but especially feces) discharged from the bodyexcretory product - waste matter (as urine or sweat but especially feces) discharged from the body
faecal matter, faeces, fecal matter, feces, ordure, BM, dejection, stool - solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels
fecula - excreta (especially of insects)
wormcast - cylindrical mass of earth voided by a burrowing earthworm or lugworm
human waste - the body wastes of human beings
pee, piddle, urine, weewee, water - liquid excretory product; "there was blood in his urine"; "the child had to make water"
barf, vomit, vomitus, puke - the matter ejected in vomiting
waste, waste material, waste matter, waste product - any materials unused and rejected as worthless or unwanted; "they collect the waste once a week"; "much of the waste material is carried off in the sewers"
guano - the excrement of sea birds; used as fertilizer
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Identification of a major selenium excretory product in rat urine.
The main components of the energy budget--the energy from the feed intake (C), the energy lost as nitrogenous excretory product (U) and as feces (F), the energy used in metabolism and any activities (R), and energy for growth of the somatic and reproductive tissue (F)--are all relevant to understanding the survival, growth, and production of aquaculture species (Jobling 1994).
These excretory products are used as fertilisers in agricultural fields, elevating soil arsenic loads and leading to expanded chain of human arsenical exposure.
The physical activity mixes inorganic and organic nutrients and introduces fresh air and fresh nutrients from the animals' excretory products, all of which boost plant health.
This apparently results from the loss of the lighter [sup.14]N isotope in excretory products (Minagawa & Wada 1984, Owens 1987, Peterson & Fry 1987).
Detection of antibodies in the infected animals with fascioliasis by secretary and excretory products of the parasites as antigens (ES antigens) and detection of antigens from faecal samples of infected animals (coproantigens).