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  5. materials (substances)
  6. [materials by origin]
  7. biological material
  8. animal material
  9. [animal material by form or function]
  10. [animal material by excretions, secretions, and fluids]
  11. excrement
  12. feces
  13. dung
  14. manure
Scope note
Excrement of certain animals, especially domesticated animals; may also be used for excrement often enriched with various chemicals and used as fertilizer.
Accepted term: 22-Jul-2024