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Definitions for urine
ˈyʊər ɪnurine

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. urine, piss, pee, piddle, weewee, waternoun

    liquid excretory product

    "there was blood in his urine"; "the child had to make water"

Wiktionary

  1. urinenoun

    Liquid excrement consisting of water, salts and urea, which is made in the kidneys, stored in the bladder, then released through the urethra.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Urinenoun

    in mammals, a fluid excretion from the kidneys; in birds and reptiles, a solid or semisolid excretion

  2. Urineverb

    to urinate

Freebase

  1. Urine

    Urine is a typically sterile liquid by-product of the body secreted by the kidneys through a process called urination and excreted through the urethra. Cellular metabolism generates numerous by-products, many rich in nitrogen, that require elimination from the bloodstream. These by-products are eventually expelled from the body during urination, the primary method for excreting water-soluble chemicals from the body. These chemicals can be detected and analyzed by urinalysis. Certain disease conditions can result in pathogen-contaminated urine.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Urine

    ū′rin, n. the fluid which is secreted or separated by the kidneys from the blood and conveyed to the bladder—the principal means of removing the worn-out tissues, esp. the nitrogenous and saline matters, from the system.—n. Urē′sis, a frequent desire to make water.—adj. U′ric, pertaining to, or obtained from, urine.—ns. Uricæ′mia, lithemia; Uridrō′sis, the excretion of urea in the sweat; Urinæ′mia, the contamination of the blood with urinary deposits; U′rinal, a vessel for urine: a convenience for discharging urine.—adjs. U′rinant (her.) diving; U′rinary, pertaining to, or like, urine.—n. a reservoir for keeping urine.—v.i. U′rinate, to discharge urine.—n. Urinā′tion.—adj. U′rinātive.—n. U′rinātor, a diver.—adjs. Urinatō′rial; Urinif′erous, conveying urine; Urinif′ic, secreting urine; Urinip′arous, producing urine.—ns. Urinol′ogy, the scientific knowledge of urine; Urinom′eter, an instrument for weighing urine.—adj. Urinomet′ric.—n. Urinom′etry.—adj. Urinoscop′ic.—n. U′rinoscopy, inspection of urine.—adjs. U′rinose, U′rinous, relating to urine: partaking of the qualities of urine: like urine.—ns. U′rochrome, a yellow pigment of the urine; Urodial′ysis, a partial suppression of urine; Urogas′ter, the urinary passages collectively.—adjs. Urogen′ital, pertaining to the urinary and genital organs—also Urinogen′ital, Urinogen′itary, Genito-urinary; Urog′enous, producing urine.—ns. Urolithī′asis, lithiasis; Urol′ogy, urinology; U′romancy, divination by urine; Uroplā′nia, the abnormal presence of urine in any part of the body; Uropoiē′sis, the formation of urine.—adj. Uropoiet′ic.—ns. Urorrhā′gia, excessive micturation; Urorrhē′a, Urorrhœ′a, involuntary passage of urine.—adj. Uroscop′ic (same as Urinoscopic).—ns. U′roscōpist, one skilled in urinoscopy; U′roscopy (same as urinoscopy); Urō′sis, any disease of the urinary organs. [Fr.,—L. urina; cog. with Gr. ouron, Sans. vāri, wat

Anagrams for urine »

  1. inure, in ure

  2. In ure

  3. Inure

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of urine in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of urine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of urine in a Sentence

  1. Lyons Police Chief Thomas Herion:

    The doors were barricaded with debris, i could see fleas and bugs and piles from floor to ceiling, and I can smell urine and feces.

  2. Gabby Petito:

    The container looks like one that would be used for a urine sample, but as I have not done that personally in a search, I can’t state for sure.

  3. Tanya Froehlich:

    Our study assessed pyrethroid exposure using 3-PBA concentrations in a single urine sample, given that pyrethroids are non-persistent and rapidly metabolized, measurements over time would provide a more accurate assessment of typical exposure and are recommended in future studies before we can say definitively whether our results have public health ramifications.

  4. Keertan Dheda:

    The absolute reduction in mortality was small at 4 percent, but with 300,000 patients with HIV dying from TB in Africa every year, implementing this low-cost, rapid, bedside test could potentially save thousands of lives annually, the reduction in mortality is likely to be because urine testing, in conjunction with routine testing, resulted in a greater proportion of patients starting tuberculosis treatment early.

  5. James Vivenzio:

    Urine, vomit, and kind of anything they could find. Just smelling it would make you throw up. It was pretty bad.

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