stercoraceous

[stur-kuh-rey-shuhs]
adjective Physiology.
consisting of, resembling, or pertaining to dung or feces.
Also, stercorous [stur-ker-uhs] .


Origin:
1725–35; < Latin stercor- (stem of stercus) dung + -aceous

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stercoraceous (ˌstɜːkəˈreɪʃəs)
 
adj
of, relating to, or consisting of dung or excrement
 
[C18: from Latin stercus dung + -aceous]

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stercoraceous
1731, "consisting of or pertaining to feces," from L. stercus "dung."
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stercoraceous ster·co·ra·ceous (stûr'kə-rā'shəs) or ster·co·ral (stûr'kər-əl) or ster·co·rous (-kər-əs)
adj.
Relating to or containing feces.

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The odors were, at first, nothing more than the typical stercoraceous odors generated by a farm containing livestock.
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