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bed-wet·ting

(bĕd′wĕt′ĭng)
n.
Enuresis that occurs while sleeping.

bed wetter n.

bed-wetting

n
(Pathology) the act or habit of involuntarily urinating in bed. Technical name: enuresis
ˈbed-ˌwetter n
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Noun1.bed-wetting - enuresis during sleep; especially common in children (who usually outgrow it)
enuresis, urinary incontinence - inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination
Translations

bed-wetting

[ˈbedwetɪŋ] Nincontinencia f nocturna, enuresis f (frm)

bed-wetting

[ˈbɛdˌwɛtɪŋ] nincontinenza notturna

bed-wet·ting

n. enuresis; orinarse en la cama, mojar la cama.
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