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- n. The bodily urge to urinate or defecate.
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Meanwhile the whipper’s need to answer the call of nature overcame his fear of the pain.
As she was thus engaged, there came a magpie218 which snatched up the necklace, while she went out to obey a call of nature and carrying it off, hid it inside a crevice in a corner of the palace-walls.