from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Excessive discharge of urine.
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- n. excessive urination
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Free excretion of urine.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In pathology, an excessive secretion of urine.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. increased secretion of urine; if not due to increased liquid intake or to the action of a diuretic drug it can be a symptom of diabetes mellitus
New Latin, from Late Latin diūrēticus, diuretic; see diuretic.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)