from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Of, relating to, or composed of feces.
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- adj. Of or relating to feces.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Relating to, or containing, dregs, feces, or ordure; fæcal.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to feces; containing or consisting of dregs, lees, sediment, or excrement.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. of or relating to feces
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You know, so you can eat fruits and veggies covered in fecal matter.
In Mexico, many of the crops are irrigated with unclean water which contain fecal matter, so soaking all fruits and vegetables in iodine becomes standard procedure.
—through what is called fecal energy excretion fiber flush effect.
Better yet perhaps, her abilities are more accurate than some tests currently used to diagnose the cancer, namely the fecal occult blood test, which accurately predicts the cancer only 10 percent of the time.
The final residue, now called fecal matter, is squeezed along the length of the large intestines and passes out the rectum.
Researchers compared those findings to the rate of a colorectal cancer screening method called fecal occult blood testing.
A newer version called a fecal immunochemical test (FIT or iFOBT) is more accurate, and you don't have to change your diet beforehand.
Bowel incontinence, also known as fecal (UK: faecal) incontinence, is an inability to control bowel movements.
It's called fecal bacteriotherapy, when feces mixed with a little saline, is given typically via a rectal enema or a nasogastric tube.
Biologist Mark Meekan of the Australian Institute of Marine Science has called the fecal sample "scientific gold."