Meaning of “excrete” in the English Dictionary

"excrete" in British English

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excreteverb [ I or T ]

uk /ɪkˈskriːt/ us /ɪkˈskriːt/ formal

to get rid of material such as solid waste or urine from the body:

Most toxins are naturally excreted from the body.
noun [ C or U ] uk /ɪkˈskriː.ʃən/ us /ɪkˈskriː.ʃən/

Excretion is one of several activities common to both plants and animals.

(Definition of “excrete” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"excrete" in American English

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excreteverb [ I/T ]

us /ɪkˈskrit/

biology to get rid of waste from the cells or from the body

noun [ C/U ] us /ɪkˈskri·ʃən/
adjective [ not gradable ] us /ˈek·skrəˌtɔr·i, -ˌtoʊr·i/

(Definition of “excrete” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)