noun (used with a plural verb) Chiefly British.
Words nearby faeces
OTHER WORDS FROM faecesfae·cal [fee-kuh l] /ˈfi kəl/, adjective
Examples from the Web for faecal
After that, with groping and smelling they came near to the faecal matter and the corrupted humours.Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete.|Francois Rabelais
The cytoplasm contains granules of BaSO4 and pellets of faecal matter.
The small wound leads into a 220 faecal fistula, and a bent probe passed along it would probably find its way into the bowel.
Patients lose control of urinary and faecal movements and require feeding.Valere Aude|Louis Dechmann
Faecal Impaction is not uncommon in adult females who have suffered from chronic constipation.