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  • 121 Schilling test — n a test for gastrointestinal absorption of vitamin B12 in which a dose of the radioactive vitamin is taken orally, a dose of the nonradioactive vitamin is given by injection to impede uptake of the absorbed radioactive dose by the liver, and the …

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  • 122 emit — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. discharge, emanate, radiate, breathe, exhale, send forth, throw off, issue; deliver, voice, utter. See ejection, speech. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To send forth] Syn. discharge, give off, give out,… …

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  • 123 exude — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. emit, discharge, ooze, leak, trickle, drain. See egress, excretion. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. secrete, discharge, ooze, radiate; see emit 1 , excrete . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. emit, discharge …

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  • 124 perspire — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. exude, sweat, exhale, excrete, swelter. See excretion. II (Roget s IV) v. Syn. secrete, exude, lather; see sweat 1 . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) v. sweat, *break a sweat, glow, secrete, drip,… …

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  • 125 secrete — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. hide, conceal, mask; separate, prepare, excrete. See concealment, excretion. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To hide] Syn. conceal, cover, seclude; see disguise , hide 1 . 2. [To perspire] Syn. discharge,… …

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  • 126 sweat — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. perspire; run, exude, secrete, ooze, drip; bead, dew, wet; informal, drudge, overwork; suffer, extract; force out; exploit. n. perspiration, sudor, exudation; informal, exertion, toil, sweat of one s… …

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  • 127 defecate — (Roget s IV) v. Syn. move (one s) bowels, void, excrete, pass; see excrete …

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  • 128 Excretion — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Excretion >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 excretion excretion discharge emanation Sgm: N 1 exhalation exhalation exudation extrusion secretion effusion extravasation ecchymosis Sgm: N 1 evacuation …

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  • 129 excretory — 1680s, from EXCRETE (Cf. excrete) + ORY (Cf. ory) …

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  • 130 Schilling test — a test used to assess a patient s capacity to absorb vitamin B12 from the bowel. Radioactive vitamin B12 is given by mouth and urine collected for 24 hours. A normal individual will excrete at least 10% of the original dose over this period; a… …

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  • 131 εὐεκκριτωτέρα — εὐεκκριτωτέρᾱ , εὐέκκριτος easy to excrete fem nom/voc/acc comp dual εὐεκκριτωτέρᾱ , εὐέκκριτος easy to excrete fem nom/voc comp sg (attic doric aeolic) …

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  • 132 εὐέκκριτον — εὐέκκριτος easy to excrete masc/fem acc sg εὐέκκριτος easy to excrete neut nom/voc/acc sg …

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  • 133 elimination — noun 1. the act of removing or getting rid of something (Freq. 3) • Syn: ↑riddance • Derivationally related forms: ↑rid (for: ↑riddance), ↑eliminate • …

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  • 134 evacuation — noun 1. the act of removing the contents of something (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑emptying, ↑voidance • Derivationally related forms: ↑evacuate, ↑void (for: ↑voidance), ↑ …

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  • 135 excreting — noun the bodily process of discharging waste matter • Syn: ↑elimination, ↑evacuation, ↑excretion, ↑voiding • Derivationally related forms: ↑void (for: ↑voiding), ↑ …

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  • 136 excretion — noun 1. the bodily process of discharging waste matter (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑elimination, ↑evacuation, ↑excreting, ↑voiding • Derivationally related forms: ↑void (for: ↑ …

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  • 137 sudate — verb excrete perspiration through the pores in the skin Exercise makes one sweat • Syn: ↑sweat, ↑perspire • See Also: ↑sweat off (for: ↑sweat) • …

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  • 138 voiding — noun the bodily process of discharging waste matter • Syn: ↑elimination, ↑evacuation, ↑excretion, ↑excreting • Derivationally related forms: ↑void, ↑excrete (for: ↑ …

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

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  • 140 excretive — excrēˈtive adjective 1. Able to excrete 2. Concerned with excretion • • • Main Entry: ↑excrete …

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