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 (ə-no͝or′ē-ə, ə-nyo͝or′-)
The absence of urine formation. Also called anuresis.

a·nu′ric (ə-no͝or′ĭk, ə-nyo͝or′-) adj.


(Pathology) pathol complete suppression of urine formation, often as the result of a kidney disorder. Compare anuresis, oliguria
[C19: from New Latin, from an- + Greek ouron urine]


(əˈnʊər i ə, əˈnyʊər-, ænˈyʊər-)

the absence or suppression of urine.
[1830–40; an-1 + -uria]
an•u′ric, adj.


Condition in which no urine is produced.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.anuria - inability to urinateanuria - inability to urinate      
illness, sickness, unwellness, malady - impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism


n. anuria, escasez o ausencia de orina.
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