defecate

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excrete

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It was therefore difficult to decide whether the pain came from the bladder or the rectum, and whether rectal discomfort indicated the need to defaecate or to pass flatus; and it could take many minutes between the urge to pass flatus and the ability to do so, because of anal sphincter spasm.
Brain damage or dementia, which prevents awareness of the urge to defaecate can also result in faecal incontinence.
It was taught to defaecate while on the lead so that she could find and clear waste material.
If you can't bear to pick up after your dogs let them defaecate in your home.