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)
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Millions of Pakistanis contract water-borne diseases every year often resulting from their contact with faecal matter.
A postmortem cited blood poisoning caused by faecal matter due to a perforated bowel.
USA], Sep 28 (ANI): Beware before drinking tea or coffee in those mugs from your office kitchen, as nearly 90 percent of cups are coated in disease-causing germs and 20 percent of actually carry faecal matter, claims a study.
But, what is worse is that apart from just germs, at least 16 per cent of phones have faecal matter on them, as stated in a study jointly conducted by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and Queen Mary University of London.
Andrew Davidson, prosecuting on behalf of the charity, said: "There were piles of old faecal matter in the property and the dog appeared to be in a distressed state.
FAECAL matter from poo donors could lead to more effective treatment of C.
difficile affects the large bowel of patients and the simple procedure transfers healthy faecal matter from either a family member or healthy stranger into the bowel, which replenishes the healthy bacteria which keep the infection at bay.
A Pontypool case where a rabbit's teeth were severely overgrown to the point where faecal matter and hay were impaled on them in clumps was one of the worst cases of rabbit neglect the inspector and her colleagues had seen.
Contract Notice: Faecal Management systems are systems which comprise of an advanced catheterisation product with a bag on the end to collect the faecal matter.
The tiny rupture caused faecal matter to leak out, said pathologist Dr Gareth Leopold, 36.
Scientists have revealed the filthy secrets that lurk in PC keyboards and smartphones, with one in six mobiles contaminated with faecal matter.
Holy water at religious shrines and churches in Austria is often contaminated with faecal matter and bacteria, researchers have found, advising the faithful not to drink it, especially in hospital chapels.