[ UK /ɛkskɹˈɛtəɹˌi/ ]
[ US /ˈɛkskɹəˌtɔɹi/ ]
  1. of or relating to the process of excretion
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How To Use excretory In A Sentence

  • Says the appeals court: Because Reno holds that a regulation that covers speech that "in context, depicts or describes, in terms patently offensive as measured by contemporary community standards, sexual or excretory activities or organs" is unconstitutionally vague, we are skeptical that the FCC's identically-worded indecency test could nevertheless provide the requisite clarity to withstand constitutional scrutiny. Jeff Jarvis: The First Amendment Wins One
  • In freshwater forms, these include the nuchal gland, or neck organ, with ion transporting cells for salt uptake, and excretory organs for water excretion.
  • The article mentions that liver should not be had on a regular basis by those who are prone to gout because it is an excretory organ and high in uric acid.
  • Green glands in the second antennae serve an osmoregulatory and excretory function.
  • The placenta forms from both embryonic and maternal tissues, and hosts an astonishing array of hormonal, nutritional, respiratory, excretory, and immunological functions.
  • SARS virus were detected in urinary, excretory and digestive organs of four patients, who were among the early victims of the disease last spring.
  • In their circulatory, excretory, and endocrine functions, vertebrates differ markedly from other animals.
  • It was known by the 1860's that various nutritive, respiratory, and excretory organs (yolk-sac, allantois) characteristic of embryos are lacking in all adults. RECAPITULATION
  • There is also a colouring matter, bili verdin, which may possibly also be excretory. Text Book of Biology, Part 1: Vertebrata
  • Common population, especially for those with symptoms of bad appetite, pale face , listlessness and excretory difficulty.
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