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Of or relating to urine; urinary.

[Late Latin ūrēticus, from Greek ourētikos, from ourein, to urinate.]


(Biochemistry) of or relating to the urine
[C19: via Late Latin from Greek ourētikos, from ouron urine]
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Measurement of B-type natri uretic peptide by two assays utilizing antibodies with different epitope specificity.
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4) The camomile is uretic and brings about menstruation.
Two uretic buds can be seen immediately above the points where the mesonephric ducts enter the cloaca.