Definición de excrete en inglés:

excrete

Saltos de línea: ex|crete
Pronunciación: /ɪkˈskriːt
 
, ɛk-/

verbo

[with object]
  • (Of a living organism or cell) separate and expel as waste (a substance, especially a product of metabolism): excess bicarbonate is excreted by the kidney
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Throughout the pregnancy the fetus obtains nutrients and oxygen from the mother's blood, by transfer in the placenta to its own umbilical cord blood, and it excretes waste products of metabolism by the same route in reverse.
    • Then these bacteria excrete organic material to the clam and the clam can use that organic material as a food source.
    • Usually, a pregnant woman with preeclampsia develops dangerously high blood pressure and begins excreting protein in the urine.
    Sinónimos
    expel, pass, void, discharge, eject, evacuate, eliminate; exude, emit; defecate, urinate
    rare egest

Derivativos

excreter

sustantivo

excretive

adjetivo

Origen

early 17th century: from Latin excret- 'sifted out', from the verb excernere, from ex- 'out' + cernere 'sift'.

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