Ischuretic
Ischuretic Is`chu*ret"ic, a. Having the quality of relieving ischury. -- n. An ischuretic medicine. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • ischuretic — /is kū retˈik/ adjective and noun • • • Main Entry: ↑ischuria …   Useful english dictionary

  • ischuretic — 1. Relating to or relieving ischuria. 2. An agent that relieves retention or suppression of urine …   Medical dictionary

  • ischuria —   n. retention of urine.    ♦ ischuretic, n. & a. (agent) causing this …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • ischury —   n. retention of urine.    ♦ ischuretic, n. & a. (agent) causing this …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • ischuria — /i skūˈri ə/ noun A suppression or retention of urine ORIGIN: Gr ischein to hold, and ouron urine • • • ischuretic /is kū retˈik/ adjective and noun …   Useful english dictionary

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