faeces


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fae·ces

 (fē′sēz)
pl.n. Chiefly British
Variant of feces.

fae′cal adj.

faeces

(ˈfiːsiːz) or

feces

pl n
bodily waste matter derived from ingested food and the secretions of the intestines and discharged through the anus
[C15: from Latin faecēs, plural of faex sediment, dregs]

fe•ces

(ˈfi siz)

n. (used with a pl. v.)
waste matter discharged from the intestines through the anus; excrement.
Also, esp. Brit., faeces.
[1425–75; late Middle English < Latin faecēs grounds, dregs, sediment (pl. of faex)]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.faeces - solid excretory product evacuated from the bowelsfaeces - 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)

faeces

plural noun excrement, stools, excreta, bodily waste, dung, droppings, ordure The faeces contain nitrogen.
Translations
بِراز، غائِط
stolicevýkaly
afføringekskrementer
uloste
bélsárszéklet
saur
izkārnījumi

faeces

feces (US) [ˈfiːsiːz] NPL (frm) → excrementos mpl, heces fpl (frm)

faeces

[ˈfiːsiːz] (British) feces (US) nplfèces fpl

faeces

, (US) feces
plKot m

faeces

feces (Am) [ˈfiːsiːz] nplfeci fpl

faeces

(American) feces (ˈfiːsiːz) noun plural
solid waste matter passed out from the body.
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TWO members of the same family appeared in court charged with sending a nappy filled with faeces to a woman.
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A DRUG-DEALING mother and son have been jailed after police spotted her stashing drugs in a plastic bag full of dog faeces.
New Delhi, Sept 6 (ANI): A Chinese teacher's claim that he can cultivate an anticancer tea by using panda faeces as fertilizer has come into question as it has not been proven.
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