antidiuretic

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antidiuretic

(ˌæntɪˌdaɪjʊˈrɛtɪk)
adj
(Medicine) (of a hormone, treatment, etc) acting on the kidneys to control water excretion

an•ti•di•u•ret•ic

(ˌæn tiˌdaɪ əˈrɛt ɪk)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to a substance that suppresses the formation of urine.
n.
2. an antidiuretic substance.
[1940–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.antidiuretic - a drug that limits the formation of urineantidiuretic - a drug that limits the formation of urine
lypressin - an antidiuretic and vasoconstrictor used to treat diabetes insipidus
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
Translations

an·ti·di·u·ret·ic

n. antidiurético, sustancia que evita la emisión excesiva de orina;
___ hormone.
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