the trots


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Noun1.the trots - obscene terms for diarrhea
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
diarrhea, diarrhoea, looseness, looseness of the bowels - frequent and watery bowel movements; can be a symptom of infection or food poisoning or colitis or a gastrointestinal tumor
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Naseby appeared, with stooping shoulders and a heavy, bilious countenance, languidly rising to the trot.
We live in the village and we've had the trots in our village for a lot of years