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See definition of excreta on Dictionary.com
  • as inexcrement
  • as inexcretion
  • as infeces
  • as inperspiration

synonyms for excreta

  • droppings
  • dung
  • feces
  • manure
  • urine
  • chips
  • discharge
  • evacuation
  • excretion
  • ordure
  • perspiration
  • secretion
  • stool
  • sweat
  • body waste
  • egesta
  • fecal matter
  • poo
  • waste matter
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How to use excreta in a sentence

The germs multiply very rapidly in the intestine and are passed off from the body with the excreta from the food tube.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
The excreta of one specimen contained feathers of an unidentified species of bird.
THE AMPHIBIANS AND REPTILES OF MICHOACN, MXICOWILLIAM E. DUELLMAN
When it is fed on the latter, in the excreta will be found numerous fragments, sometimes very bulky, of undigested caseine.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 392, JULY 7, 1883VARIOUS
Typhoid fever germs live in the food tube, hence the excreta of a typhoid patient will contain large numbers of germs.
A CIVIC BIOLOGYGEORGE WILLIAM HUNTER
In permanent camps special sanitary facilities for the disposal of excreta will ordinarily be provided.
INFANTRY DRILL REGULATIONS, UNITED STATES ARMY, 1911UNITED STATES WAR DEPARTMENT
In both cases a physiological test of the excreta will give accurate information.
THE HEALTHY LIFE, VOL. V, NOS. 24-28VARIOUS
What is commonly known as fly speck is the excreta of the fly, and frequently contains virulent disease germs.
THE EUGENIC MARRIAGE, VOLUME IV. (OF IV.)GRANT HAGUE
The skin gives off a certain quantity of carbon dioxide and nitrogen excreta.
THE GOSPEL OF EVOLUTIONEDWARD AVELING
Of the fatal effects of the effluvia from the excreta it would seem unnecessary to speak, were they not so constantly neglected.
NOTES ON NURSINGFLORENCE NIGHTINGALE
Flies which feed upon excreta and other foul matters may be carriers of contagion.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 6, SLICE 3VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO EXCRETA

  • body waste
  • chips
  • discharge
  • droppings
  • dung
  • egesta
  • evacuation
  • excreta
  • excretion
  • fecal matter
  • feces
  • manure
  • ordure
  • perspiration
  • poo
  • secretion
  • stool
  • sweat
  • urine
  • waste matter
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.