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ex·cre·to·ry

(eks'krē-tō-rē),
Relating to excretion.

excretory

(ĕk′skrĭ-tôr′ē)
adj.
Of, relating to, or used in excretion: excretory organs.

excretory

[eks′krətôr′ē]
Etymology: L, excernere, to separate
relating to the process of excretion, often used in combination with a term to identify an object or procedure associated with excretion, such as excretory urography.

ex·cre·to·ry

(eks'krĕ-tōr-ē)
Relating to excretion.

excretory

pertaining to excretion.

excretory behavior
see elimination behavior.
excretory urography
see descending urography.
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