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evacuate (one's) bowels

To defecate. Hang on, I've got to evacuate my bowels before we leave the house.
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evacuate one's bowels

Euph. to defecate. After taking a jog around the block, Jill felt the need to evacuate her bowels. I am afraid my little boy is sick. He has not evacuated his bowels for several days.
See also: bowel, evacuate

evacuate someone (from something) (to something)

to remove someone from something or some place to another thing or place, as in an emergency. They had to evacuate everyone from the subway station to a nearby building. The rescuers evacuated the people from the flames.
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In Bohol, 25 families or 126 individuals evacuated their homes about 10 a.
Some endeavors were made to add storage units to the evacuated tubes to make up for the shortage in solar radiation during cloudy days or at night.
On August 14th, after efforts that lasted for two days, the SARC evacuated the girl child Ghena Qweider who suffered a bullet shot due to a dispute among terrorist groups in Madaiya who prevented her from leaving to Damascus for treatment.
Similarly, 91 people have been evacuated from Due Chowk, Tehsil Taunsa Sharif, 71 from Jakhar Imam Shah, seven from Basti Ghalli Taunsa Sharif, 12 from Jhok Uttra in DG Khan, 205 from Tari Khel Kacha, 184 from Mouch Kacha and 193 from Rokharri Kacha in Mianwali District.
We weren't evacuated as we live on the opposite side.
David Townend, who lives at Church Avenue, said: "Everybody is OK, but it's quite unusual for people to be evacuated.
160 civilians were evacuated from inundated areas and moved to upper reaches and were given first air, food and shelter.
Nobody was injured in the fire, although paramedics carried out checks on those evacuated.
In Umm Salal Municipality, 50 violating buildings were evacuated and 47 related complaints were received.
Hundreds more people have been evacuated from their homes in Wales after a new flooding alert, just as others were returning to their homes following Saturday's deluge.
A total of 1091 Turkish citizens and 427 foreigners were evacuated from the ongoing severe turmoil in the North African country with the ship which arrived around midnight local time on Sunday in Turkey, the Bulgarian bTV private channel has informed , with Vietnamese nationals constituting the largest number - 208 people.
ANKARA, Feb 6, 2011 (TUR) -- Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) said Turkish nationals in Egypt were not evacuated under a mandatory state decision.
Hugo Yepez, director of Ecuador's Geophysical Institute, said no one has been injured but people within eight miles of the volcano's centre were evacuated as a precaution.
TWO thousand shoppers and staff were evacuated when a fire alarm sounded at West Orchards Shopping Centre in Coventry.
Summary: Warsaw/Bratislava, June 04, 2010, SPA -- Hundreds of people were evacuated in Poland and Slovakia amid renewed flooding on Thursday and today, dpa reported.