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According to present usage, the word is more generally applied to the feculence deposited from the juice of the wild cucumber.

It is not amiss that some feculence lie thick upon the Ale, and work not all out; for that will keep in the spirits.

WORD ORIGIN

late 15c., from Middle French féculent, from Latin faeculentus "abounding in dregs," from stem faec- (see feces). Related: Feculence.

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