micturition


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Related to micturition: micturition reflex, Micturition syncope, Hycort

mic·tu·rate

 (mĭk′chə-rāt′, mĭk′tə-)
intr.v. mic·tu·rat·ed, mic·tu·rat·ing, mic·tu·rates
To urinate.

[From Latin micturīre, to want to urinate, desiderative of meiere, to urinate; see meigh- in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]

mic′tu·ri′tion (-rĭsh′ən) n.

micturition

urination. — micturate, v.
See also: Bodily Functions

micturition

urination
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.micturition - the discharge of urinemicturition - the discharge of urine    
excreting, excretion, voiding, elimination, evacuation - the bodily process of discharging waste matter
making water, passing water, wetting, leak - a euphemism for urination; "he had to take a leak"
lithuresis - passing small stones with the urine
nocturia, nycturia - excessive urination at night; especially common in older men
oliguria - production of an abnormally small amount of urine
peeing, pissing, pee, piss - informal terms for urination; "he took a pee"
Translations

micturition

[ˌmɪktjʊˈrɪʃən] N (frm) → micción f

micturition

n (Med: = urinating) → Urinieren nt, → Miktion f (spec)
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