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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
MEANING:adjective: Full of filth or waste matter.
ETYMOLOGY:From Latin faeculentus (full of dregs), from faeces, plural of faex (dregs).
USAGE:"And there is the pool of trash sitting in the North Pacific -- a continent of plastic that will not decompose. Imagine if another species just shoveled feculent matter all over our home?"
Brittany De Avilan; Deny Warming If You Wish, But Pollution Is Real; The Bee (Sacramento, California); Dec 24, 2009.
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