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retromingent

[re-troh-min-juh nt] /ˌrɛ troʊˈmɪn dʒənt/
adjective
1.
urinating backward because of bodily configuration:
The lion is a retromingent animal.
noun
2.
an animal that urinates backward.
Origin
1645-1655
1645-55; retro- + Latin mingent- stem of mingens), present participle of mingere to urinate
Related forms
retromingency, noun
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