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Human and animal waste

cowpat

noun

a round flat piece of solid waste from a cow

crap

noun

solid waste that has left your body

doo-doo

noun

solid waste from the body. This word is used mainly by children or when speaking to children.

droppings

noun

the faeces (=solid waste) of animals or birds

dung

noun

waste from the body of a large animal such as an elephant or a cow

excrement

noun

the solid waste that your body gets rid of

excreta

noun

the liquid and solid waste that your body gets rid of

excretion

noun

waste that you get rid of from your body

faecal

adjective

relating to faeces

faeces

noun

solid waste from your body

feces

the American spelling of faeces

guano

noun

solid waste from birds or other animals, sometimes spread on the ground to help plants grow

manure

noun

solid waste from farm animals, often mixed with other substances and used on crops to help them to grow

mess

noun

solid waste from an animal

midden

noun

an old word meaning ‘a pile of rubbish’ or ‘a pile of animal faeces’

motion

noun

the solid waste matter that you get rid of from your body

movement

noun

a bowel movement

muck

noun

waste matter from animals, especially when it is spread on fields to improve the soil

number two

noun

solid waste from the bowels. This word is used by children and when talking to children.

ordure

noun

solid waste from the body of a person or animal

pee

noun

the liquid waste that you pass from your body. A more formal word for this is urine.

piss

noun

the waste liquid that your body gets rid of. A more polite word is pee or wee. The formal word is urine.

poo

noun

solid waste from the body. This word is used mainly by children or when speaking to children.

poop

noun

poo

scatological

adjective

referring to solid waste from the human body in a way that people find offensive

shit

noun

solid waste from a person’s or animal’s body

stool

noun

a piece of solid waste from someone’s body

turd

noun

a solid piece of waste from a person’s or an animal’s body

urea

noun

a substance found in urine (=liquid waste from your body)

urine

noun

liquid waste from a person’s or animal’s body

wee

noun

wee-wee

noun

dog dirt

solid waste that comes out of a dog’s body

creep

used with other nouns to describe the unexpected and often unwanted effects of a particular situation or trend

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