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  • n. dung
  • v. to void excrement

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Dung.
  • intransitive v. To void excrement.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To defecate; dung: a hunting term applied especially to foxes.
  • n. Dung, especially that of the fox.


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  • The dung of the fox. —Rev. John Boag's Imperial Lexicon, c. 1850

    September 29, 2015

  • "The dung of a dog or fox." (OED) It can also be a verb, "Of a dog or fox: To evacuate the fæces. Also jocularly of a person." See also the delightful verb bescumber, which doesn't mean quite the same thing.

    May 6, 2008