Physiology. a secretion, as saliva, that is reabsorbed by the body.
refuse separated from anything; dross.
Origin of recrement
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Related Words for recrementlava, glut, waste, exuberance, surplus, overkill, refuse, trash, impurity, dregs, scum, slag, sediment, lees, scoria, residue, ashes, dross, cinders, profusion
physiol any substance, such as bile, that is secreted from a part of the body and later reabsorbed instead of being excreted
waste matter; refuse; dross
Word Origin for recrement
C16: via Old French from Latin recrēmentum slag, filth, from re- + cernere to sift
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