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Egestion in humans

Postby criscea » Sun Mar 13, 2005 11:38 pm

I need to find another example of egestion in the human body apart from defaecation. It needs to be egestion not excretion or secretion.
Anyone knows??
Thanks a lot!
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Postby MrMistery » Sun Mar 13, 2005 11:50 pm

In my bio book egestion and defecation are given as synonims.
Ingestion: putting food in
Egestion: getting food out
I doubt there is another form

PS: Maybe vomiting... :D :D :D
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Postby criscea » Mon Mar 14, 2005 12:20 am

Thank you Andrew! That is what I was thinking..
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