faeces Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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faecesnoun [plural]

UK formal (US feces) uk   us   /ˈfiː.siːz/
the ​solidwastepassed out of the ​body of a ​human or ​animal through the ​bowels: The ​disease is ​spread by the ​contamination of ​food and ​water by faeces.
adjective UK (US fecal) uk   us   /-kəl/
faecal ​matter
(Definition of faeces from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “faeces”
in Spanish excrementos, heces…
in Vietnamese phân…
in Malaysian tahi…
in Thai อุจจาระ…
in French fèces…
in German der Kot…
in Chinese (Simplified) 粪便, 排泄物…
in Turkish dışkı…
in Russian фекалии…
in Indonesian tinja…
in Chinese (Traditional) 糞便, 排泄物…
in Polish odchody, kał…
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