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na·tri·u·re·sis

 (nā′trə-yo͝o-rē′sĭs)
n.
Excretion of excessive amounts of sodium in the urine.

[New Latin natriūrēsis : natrium, sodium (from French natron, natron; see natron) + ūrēsis, urination (from Greek ourēsis, from ourein, to urinate; see uretic).]

na′tri·u·ret′ic (-rĕt′ĭk) adj.
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natriuretic

(ˌneɪtrɪjʊˈrɛtɪk)
n
(Pharmacology) any substance that prevents the re-absorption of sodium from urine
adj
(Medicine) of or relating to natriuresis
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Adj.1.natriuretic - of or relating to natriuresis
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na·tri·u·ret·ic

n. natriurético-a. V.: diuretic.
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