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Chinese Soft-Shelled Turtles Release Waste Through Their Mouth
2012-10-11 19:54:10

Scientists reported in The Journal of Experimental Biology that Chinese soft-shelled turtles (Pelodiscus sinensis) actually urinate through their mouth.


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adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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