excreta
noun plural Etymology: New Latin, from Latin, neuter plural of excretus Date: 1853 waste matter (as feces) eliminated or separated from the body • excretal adjective

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  • excreta — ● excreta nom masculin pluriel (latin excreta) Substances rejetées hors de l organisme, consistant principalement en déchets de la nutrition et du métabolisme (fèces, urines, sueur, matière sébacée, gaz carbonique, etc.). ● excreta (synonymes)… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • excreta — f. fisiol. Todo material de desecho que se elimina del organismo (como heces, orina y sudor). Medical Dictionary. 2011. excreta términ …   Diccionario médico

  • excreta — EXCRETÁ, excretez, vb. I.tranz. A elimina prin excreţie, a evacua din organism, în urma proceselor biochimice, substanţe devenite inutile sau vătămătoare. – Din fr. excréter. Trimis de ionel bufu, 16.06.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  excretá vb., ind.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Excreta — Ex*cre ta, n. pl. [L.] Matters to be excreted. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • excreta — ► NOUN ▪ waste discharged from the body, especially faeces and urine. ORIGIN Latin …   English terms dictionary

  • excreta — [eks krēt′ə] pl.n. [L, neut. pl. of excretus] waste matter excreted from the body, as sweat or urine excretal adj …   English World dictionary

  • excreta —   Kūkae, kākā, hana lepo; weka, wekaweka (of an infant).    ♦ Dab of excreta, pala.    ♦ To leave excreta here and there, as animals, pāki oki o …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • excreta — excretal, adj. /ik skree teuh/, n. (usually used with a pl. v.) excreted matter, as urine, feces, or sweat. [1855 60; < L excreta things sifted out or separated, neut. pl. of EXCRETUS; see EXCRETE] * * * …   Universalium

  • excreta — (èk skré ta) s. m. plur. Terme d hygiène. Choses qui sont rejetées du corps. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Lat. excreta, choses excrétées, d excretus, part. passé de excernere (voy. excrément) …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • excreta — [[t]ɪkskri͟ːtə[/t]] N UNCOUNT Excreta is the waste matter, such as urine or faeces, which is passed out of a person or animal s body. [TECHNICAL or, FORMAL] …   English dictionary

  • excreta — ex•cre•ta [[t]ɪkˈskri tə[/t]] n. pl. phl excreted matter, as urine • Etymology: 1855–60; < L excrēta chaff, neut. pl. of excrētus ex•cre′tal, adj …   From formal English to slang

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