Ischury
Ischury Is"chu*ry, n. [L. ischuria, Gr. ?; ? to hold, check + ? urine: cf. F. ischurie.] (Med.) A retention or suppression of urine. [1913 Webster]

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

  • Anury — An u*ry, n. [Gr. an priv. + o y^ron urine.] (Med.) Nonsecretion or defective secretion of urine; ischury. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ischuretic — Is chu*ret ic, a. Having the quality of relieving ischury. n. An ischuretic medicine. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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