Stercorate

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Stercorate Excrement; dung.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • stercorate To manure or dung.
    • n stercorate Dung; excrement.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Stercorate to manure
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Usage

In literature:

De terra inopem, de stercore erigit pauperem.
"The Anatomy of Melancholy" by Democritus Junior
Stercoral: relating or pertaining to excrement.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
There is no need to return to this stercoral mechanism after the master has done with it.
"The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles" by Jean Henri Fabre
Has de stercore quis putaret undas?
"The Complete Works of Richard Crashaw, Volume II (of 2)" by Richard Crashaw
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