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egest

[ē′jest]
(physiology)
To discharge indigestible matter from the digestive tract.
To rid the body of waste.
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As the empty inner core fills with accumulating dense matter, there will be feedback that communicates the time to egest the wastes from the interior of the Sun.
Pushkin's motive for projecting such a carefree writing process is suggested in his earlier "Moemu Aristarkhu" (1815), where those who labor over poetry are talentless pedants who tear out their hair in order to egest verse; Pushkin differentiates himself from the hacks by his effortless writing process.
We can deduce that the cyprinids in this study egest and excrete nutrients at an N:P ratio close to 15.