noun (used with a singular or plural verb)
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Origin of egesta
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Example sentences from the Web for egesta
On their return to Athens these men reported that Egesta was possessed of fabulous riches.Stories from Thucydides|H. L. Havell
The solid egesta are voided thickly covered with mucus, leaving the end of the bowel dry and clean.Fletcherism|Horace Fletcher
If Nicias was prepared for the news from Egesta, his two colleagues were taken completely by surprise.
But they were especially incited by envoys from Egesta, who had come to Athens and invoked their aid more urgently than ever.
Many patients are averse to food, and where little is taken in, the egesta must be inconsiderable.Observations on Madness and Melancholy|John Haslam