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u·ri·nate

 (yo͝or′ə-nāt′)
intr.v. u·ri·nat·ed, u·ri·nat·ing, u·ri·nates
To excrete urine.

[Medieval Latin ūrīnāre, ūrīnāt-, from Latin ūrīna, urine; see urine.]

u′ri·na′tion n.
u′ri·na′tive adj.
u′ri·na′tor n.

urination

the process of expelling fluids from the body in the urine.
See also: Bodily Functions
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.urination - the discharge of urineurination - 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
močení
virtsaaminen

u·ri·na·tion

n. orina, acto de emisión de la orina;
frequent ___orinar con frecuencia, micción frecuente
Mex. A. pop. meadera;
difficult ___orinar con dificultad, micción dificil;
painful ___orinar con dolor, micción dolorosa.
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Typical symptoms include more frequent urination, straining to urinate, a weak urine stream, and incomplete emptying of the bladder.
The commonest cause of excessive urination is Diabetes Mellitus (presence of too much sugar in the blood).
Results: The international prostate symptom score (IPSS), quality of life (QOL), and overactive bladder symptom score (OABSS), Qmax, pulmonary vascular resistance (PVR), daytime urination frequency, urgent urination frequency, urge urinary incontinence frequency and night urinary frequency of both groups improved after treatment, and the difference had statistical significance (P<0.
M2 PHARMA-March 6, 2017-US FDA approves Noctiva Nasal Spray as Treatment for Frequent Urination at Night
Urination physiology has not been clearly described yet.
There are other patients, who show symptoms and signs such as the presence of blood in the urine or semen, the need to urinate, especially at night, pain during urination, weakness in the urine stream, and constant pain in the lower back and upper thighs.
Moreover, patients in Group A did not exhibit additional urination symptoms, especially voiding symptoms (Table 2).
The bogus enforcement officer hit mums and dads with a "public urination notice" and a PS75 penalty charge when he spotted little ones spending a penny.
Summary: The symptoms of prostate cancer include lower back or thigh pain, blood in urine or semen, painful urination and impotence.
Submissive urination is linked to puppyhood - the mother will lick her puppies to stimulate urination.
Results: After 12 weeks, subjects taking Cucuflavone experienced a significant reduction versus baseline, in 1) urination frequency, 2) urgency, 3) incontinence frequency, 4) maximum urgency score, 5) nocturnal urination frequency and 6) OAB-symptom scale.
Washington, Feb 11 ( ANI ): A new study has found that women struggle more than men when it comes to problems related to urination, including incontinence and having to get up to urinate at night-time.