defecation definition

  • noun:
    • Act or procedure for voiding feces from bowels.
    • any one of several procedures for the elimination of impurities, and for making clear different materials.
    • The work of isolating from impurities, as lees or dregs; purification.
    • The work or procedure of voiding excrement.
    • The work or process of dividing from lees or dregs; a cleansing from impurities or international matter; clarification.
    • The work of discharging the fæces; the work of evacuating the bowels.
    • Figuratively, purification from what exactly is gross or reasonable.
    • the elimination of fecal waste through the anal area

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