Definition of rejectamenta in US English:

rejectamenta

noun

  • 1Seaweed, debris, etc., washed up by the sea or by tides or floodwaters.

  • 2Things rejected as useless, worthless, or superfluous; refuse, detritus.

  • 3Zoology. Material excreted, regurgitated, or otherwise discarded by an animal during or after feeding.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Transactions of the Linnean Society of London. From post-classical Latin reiectamenta, plural of reiectamentum.

Pronunciation

rejectamenta

/rɪˌdʒɛktəˈmɛntə/