Definitions for water intoxication
A potentially fatal disturbance in brain function that results when the normal balance of electrolytes in the body is pushed outside of safe limits by a very rapid intake of water.
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A condition resulting from the excessive retention of water with sodium depletion.
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"water intoxication." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2013. Web. 21 May 2013. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/water intoxication>.