from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A tetrapyrrolic bile pigment, one of the end products of heme catabolism, responsible for the brown colour of human faeces.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A coloring matter found in the fæces, a product of the alteration of the bile pigments in the intestinal canal, -- identical with hydrobilirubin.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The brown coloring matter of the feces.


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