a excrement, esp. of animals; manure
b (as modifier)
3 tr to cover (ground) with manure (Old English: prison; related to Old High German tunc cellar roofed with dung, Old Norse dyngja manure heap)
dung beetle , chafer
n any of the various beetles of the family Scarabaeidae and related families that feed on or breed in dung
n any of various muscid flies of the subfamily Cordilurinae, such as the predatory yellow dung fly (Scatophaga stercoraria), that frequents cowpats to feed and lay its eggs
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