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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n.pl. Egested matter, especially excrement.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The waste which is carried out from a cell or an organism; the excrement.

Etymologies

Latin, neuter pl. of ēgestus, past participle of ēgerere, to carry out; see egest.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Latin egeries ("excrements"). (Wiktionary)

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