from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n.pl. Waste matter eliminated from the bowels; excrement.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Digested waste material discharged from the bowels; excrement.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n.pl. dregs; sediment; excrement. See fæces.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Dregs; lees; sediment; matter excreted and ejected.
- Specifically The undigested portions of the food, mixed with some secretions in the alimentary canal, which are evacuated at the anus; dung; excrement.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels
This does not however necessarily mean that the E. coli present pose a risk, but rather that the risk of a pathogenic organism carried/dispersed in feces is present.
ChrisIowa: Burying the feces is more a courtesy to the aesthetics of the other human users of the area.
Burying the feces is more a courtesy to the aesthetics of the other human users of the area.
Regarding the composition of snake poo (posts 94, 96), the white, hard part of snake feces comes from the indigestible bones, fur, and other highly calcified tissues.
“Most of us suspected that prions might be spread in feces, but we needed proof.”
Really, if you think a joke in which "Their fall was broken by all the feces" is one of the tamer lines, this joke may be too much for you.
I do not think feces is particularly high in protein.
Considering that “the Ronald” is responsible for the Tax Cut and Spend dogma that falls like so much feces from the Conservatives mouth, “the Ronald” picture should be on the OFFICIAL U.S. I.O.U.,
I had to deal with the fallout from stepping in feces and getting parasites, then Lyme, and am just now recovering my health.
Ridha said they even desecrated his holy rug with feces from the research mouse cages.