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defe·ca·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. defecation, laxation, shittingnoun

    the elimination of fecal waste through the anus

    Synonyms:
    shitting, laxation, loosening

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. defecationnoun

    Synonyms:
    clarification, purification

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How to use defecation in a sentence?

  1. Geeta Rao Gupta:

    There are 41 million people who do not have access to a toilet in Pakistan and as a result they are defecating in the open. And open defecation has significant health and nutritional consequences.

  2. Jan Langbein:

    It's usually assumed that cattle are not capable of controlling defecation or urination.


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