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emunctory

  

      adj  
1    of or relating to a bodily organ or duct having an excretory function  
      n   pl   , -ries  
2    an excretory organ or duct, such as a skin pore  
     (C16: from New Latin emunctorium, from Latin emungere to wipe clean, from mungere to wipe)  
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