Excern Ex*cern", v. t. [L. excernere. See {Excrete}.] To excrete; to throw off through the pores; as, fluids are excerned in perspiration. [R.] --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

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  • excern — transitive verb Etymology: Latin excernere to sift out, separate, discharge (as feces) more at excrete obsolete : excrete, discharge …   Useful english dictionary

  • Excernent — Ex*cern ent, a. [See {Excern}.] (Physiol.) Connected with, or pertaining to, excretion. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ejection — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Motion out of, actively. < N PARAG:Ejection >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 ejection ejection emission effusion rejection expulsion eviction extrusion trajection Sgm: N 1 discharge discharge Sgm: N 1 emesis …   English dictionary for students

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