Definición de egest en inglés:
verbo[with object] formal
(Of a cell or organism) excrete (waste matter): animals that feed near the surface will egest material at depth
Más ejemplos en oraciones
- We can deduce that the cyprinids in this study egest and excrete nutrients at a ratio close to 15.
- All we need to do is have her ingest at one end what she egests from the other end.
- It egests distinct fecal pellets that are long rods and are placed, by the worm, in a pile on the sediment surface.
late Middle English (as egestion): from Latin egest-, from the verb egerere 'expel', from e- (variant of ex-) 'out' + gerere 'bear, carry'.
- Example sentences
- While diets may be identical - fish, essentially - the timing of ingestion affects the state of digestion that, in turn, dictates the incidence of egestion.
- Mucus losses are also a factor in metabolic faecal loss, i.e., the loss of endogenous matter (including cell debris and protein secretions) that accompanies post-ingestive selection and the egestion of true faeces.
- Post-ingestive processes include further particle sorting, digestion, absorption and egestion of true faeces.
¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Spain
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan