<gastroenterology> The excrement discharged from the intestines, consisting of bacteria, cells exfoliated from the intestines, secretions, chiefly of the liver and a small amount of food residue.

Origin: L. Faeces, pl. Of faex = refuse

(11 Mar 2008)

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