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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Things that are thrown away or rejected; waste, rubbish, garbage

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Things thrown out or away; especially, things excreted by a living organism.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Things rejected; ejecta; excrement.


From Latin rēiciō ("throw back") (Wiktionary)



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