[ fee-seez ]
/ ˈfi siz /
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noun (used with a plural verb)Chiefly British.
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
OTHER WORDS FROM faecesfae·cal [fee-kuhl], /ˈfi kəl/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for faeces
esp US feces
/ (ˈfiːsiːz) /
bodily waste matter derived from ingested food and the secretions of the intestines and discharged through the anus
Word Origin for faeces
C15: from Latin faecēs, plural of faex sediment, dregs
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