[ih-jes-chuh n] /ɪˈdʒɛs tʃən/
the process of ; the voiding of the refuse of digestion.
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 […]
noun, Architecture. 1. a design for enriching an ovolo or echinus, consisting of a closely set, alternating series of oval and pointed forms. noun (in architecture and cabinetwork) 1.
[eg-bee-ter] /ˈɛgˌbi tər/ noun 1. a small for beating , whipping cream, etc. 2. Slang. a helicopter. /ˈɛɡˌbiːtə/ noun 1. Also called eggwhisk. a kitchen utensil for beating eggs, whipping cream, etc; whisk 2. (mainly US & Canadian) an informal name for helicopter noun
adjective 1. describing egg-bearing animals and birds that have difficulty passing their eggs