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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun plural Egested matter, especially excrement.

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

Etymologies

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

[Latin, neuter pl. of ēgestus, past participle of ēgerere, to carry out; see egest.]

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Latin egeries ("excrements").

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