faecal

faeces

[fee-seez]
noun (used with a plural verb) Chiefly British.

faecal [fee-kuhl] , adjective
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faecal or esp (US) fecal (ˈfiːkəl)
 
adj
of, relating to, or consisting of faeces
 
fecal or esp (US) fecal
 
adj

faeces or esp (US) feces (ˈfiːsiːz)
 
pl n
bodily waste matter derived from ingested food and the secretions of the intestines and discharged through the anus
 
[C15: from Latin faecēs, plural of faex sediment, dregs]
 
feces or esp (US) feces
 
pl n
 
[C15: from Latin faecēs, plural of faex sediment, dregs]

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faeces
see feces.
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