[ee-jes-tuh, ih-jes-] /iˈdʒɛs tə, ɪˈdʒɛs-/
noun, (used with a singular or plural verb)
matter egested from the body, as excrement or other waste.
anything egested, as waste material from the body; excrement
egesta e·ges·ta (ē-jěs’tə)
Unabsorbed food residues that are discharged from the digestive tract.
[ee-jest, ih-jest] /iˈdʒɛst, ɪˈdʒɛst/ verb (used with object) 1. to discharge, as from the body; void (opposed to ). /iːˈdʒɛst/ verb 1. (transitive) to excrete (waste material) v. c.1600, from Latin egestus, past participle of egere, from ex- “out” (see ex-) + gere “to carry.” Related: Egested; egesting. egest e·gest (ē-jěst’) v. e·gest·ed, e·gest·ing, e·gests […]
[ih-jes-chuh n] /ɪˈdʒɛs tʃən/ noun 1. the process of ; the voiding of the refuse of digestion. n. early 15c., from Latin egestionem (nominative egestio), noun of action from past participle stem of egere (see egest).
epidermal growth factor
[eg] /ɛg/ noun 1. the roundish reproductive body produced by the female of certain animals, as birds and most reptiles, consisting of an ovum and its envelope of albumen, jelly, membranes, , or shell, according to species. 2. such a body produced by a domestic bird, especially the hen. 3. the contents of an egg […]