Uretic
Uretic U*ret"ic, a. [L. ureticus, Gr. ?. See {Urine}.] (Med.) Of or pertaining to the urine; diuretic; urinary; as, uretic medicine. [1913 Webster]

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  • uretic — [yoo ret′ik] adj. [LL ureticus < Gr ourētikos] 1. of the urine; urinary 2. DIURETIC …   English World dictionary

  • uretic — yəˈred.ik adjective Etymology: Late Latin ureticus, from Greek ourētikos, from (assumed) ourētos (verbal of ourein to urinate) + ikos ic more at urine : of, relating to, or occurring in the urine : urinary uretic solids …   Useful english dictionary

  • uretic — adjective of, or relating to urine; urinary See Also: uretic …   Wiktionary

  • uretic — /yoo ret ik/, adj. of, pertaining to, or occurring in the urine. [1840 50; < LL ureticus < Gk ouretikós, equiv. to oure (see URETER) + tikos TIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • -uretic — Urine. [G. ouretikos, relating to the urine] …   Medical dictionary

  • uretic — uret·ic (u retґik) 1. ureteric. 2. urinary …   Medical dictionary

  • uretic — a. Diuretic, urinative …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • uretic — uret·ic …   English syllables

  • uretic —   a. (medicine) affecting urination …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Ouretic — Ou*ret ic, a. [Gr. ?, from ? urine. Cf. {Uretic}.] (Chem.) Uric. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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