Scato is defined as waste matter from the bowels.
An example of scato is scatology which is the study of feces.
Feces or excrement.
Origin of scato
- < Gr skōr (gen. skatos), excrement < IE base *ser-, to defecate > ON skarn, OE scearn, dung
From Webster's New World College Dictionary, 5th Edition
- Greek skato- from skōr skat- dung sker-3 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition