Definitions for diuresisˌdaɪ əˈri sɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

di•u•re•sisˌdaɪ əˈri sɪs(n.)

  1. increased discharge of urine.

    Category: Physiology

Origin of diuresis:

1675–85; < NL < Gk diourē-, var. s. of dioureîn to pass in urine (di-di-3+oureîn to urinate, der. of oûron urine) +-sis -sis

Princeton's WordNet

  1. diuresis(noun)

    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

Wiktionary

  1. diuresis(Noun)

    excessive urination

Webster Dictionary

  1. Diuresis(noun)

    free excretion of urine

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Diuresis

    An increase in the excretion of URINE. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)

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