Definitions for bacteriuriabækˌtɪər iˈyʊər i ə
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
bac•te•ri•u•ri•abækˌtɪər iˈyʊər i ə(n.)
the presence of bacteria in the urine.
Origin of bacteriuria:
The presence of bacteria in the urine
U.S. National Library of Medicine
The presence of bacteria in the urine which is normally bacteria-free. These bacteria are from the URINARY TRACT and are not contaminants of the surrounding tissues. Bacteriuria can be symptomatic or asymptomatic. Significant bacteriuria is an indicator of urinary tract infection.