stercoral

stercoral
ster·co·ral

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  • stercoral — STERCORÁL, Ă, stercorali, e, adj. Privitor la excremente. – Din fr. stercoral. Trimis de claudia, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  stercorál adj. m., pl. stercoráli; f. sg. stercorálă, pl. stercorále …   Dicționar Român

  • stercoral — stercoral, ale, aux [ stɛrkɔral, o ] adj. • 1795; de stercor(aire) ♦ Sc., méd. Relatif aux excréments. ⇒ excrémentiel, stercoraire. Fistule stercorale. Matières stercorales. ⇒STERCORAL, ALE, AUX, adj. MÉD. Qui se rapporte aux matières fécales,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • stercoral — stercoral, ale (stèr ko ral, ra l ) adj. Qui concerne les excréments.    Fistule stercorale (voy. stercoraire). HISTORIQUE    XVIe s. •   Les fientes des loutres sont appelées tercuries ou esprintes, Modus, f° VII. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Lat. stercus,… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • stercoral — adj. [L. stercus, dung] 1. Pertaining to excrement. 2. Living in or feeding on dung …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • stercoral — SYN: stercoraceous. * * * ster·co·ral stər kə rəl adj STERCORACEOUS * * * ster·co·ral (sturґkə rəl) fecal …   Medical dictionary

  • stercoral — ˈstərkərəl adjective Etymology: Medieval Latin stercoralis, from Latin stercor , stercus excrement + alis al more at dreck 1. : of, relating to, containing, produced by, or being dung : fecal 2. : living in or feeding on dung …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stercoral perforation — is the perforation or rupture of the intestine s walls by its internal contents, such as foreign objects, or, more commonly, by hardened feces (fecalomas) which may form in long constipations or other diseases which cause obstruction of transit,… …   Wikipedia

  • Stercoral ulcer — is an ulcer of the colon due to pressure and irritation resulting from severe, prolonged constipation. It is most commonly located in the rectum. Individuals with this condition are at risk for stercoral perforation.References* …   Wikipedia

  • stercoral pocket — (ARTHROPODA: Chelicerata) A dilated portion of the proctodeum of certain spiders in which fecal matter and excreta temporarily accumulate …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • stercoral appendicitis — appendicitis in which a fecal concretion is the assumed cause …   Medical dictionary

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