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egestion

noun [U] uk   /ɪˈdʒes.tʃən/ specialized us  
the process of removing undigested waste material from the body by excretion
Translations of “egestion”
in Chinese (Traditional) 排泄(將未消化的廢物從身體排出的過程)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 排泄(将未消化的废物从身体排出的过程)…
(Definition of egestion from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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