Egest meaning

ē-jĕst
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To discharge or excrete from the body.
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To pass off (perspiration, excrement, etc.); excrete.
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To discharge or excrete from the body.
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To excrete from the body.
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Origin of egest

  • Latin ēgerere ēgest- to carry out ē-, ex- ex- gerere to carry

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From ēgest-, the perfect passive participial stem of the Latin ēgerō (“I carry, bear, or bring out or away”, “I discharge”).

    From Wiktionary