bed-wetting


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bed-wet·ting

(bĕd′wĕt′ĭng)
n.
Enuresis that occurs while sleeping.

bed wetter n.

bed-wetting

n
(Pathology) the act or habit of involuntarily urinating in bed. Technical name: enuresis
ˈbed-ˌwetter n
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Noun1.bed-wetting - enuresis during sleep; especially common in children (who usually outgrow it)
enuresis, urinary incontinence - inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination
Translations

bed-wetting

[ˈbedwetɪŋ] Nincontinencia f nocturna, enuresis f (frm)

bed-wetting

[ˈbɛdˌwɛtɪŋ] nincontinenza notturna

bed-wet·ting

n. enuresis; orinarse en la cama, mojar la cama.
References in periodicals archive ?
It's important all children who are bed-wetting over the age of five years are seen by a health professional.
The pathos of his attempts to cope with his bed-wetting condition, his grieving father and his bullish older brother while keeping a desperately upbeat commentary is moving and absorbing.
Think of Ireland in the 80s - a hotbed of cool bands before the Celtic Tiger sanitised everything and turned them all into bed-wetting singersongwriters (bar a few notable exceptions).
Among their topics are Budge's Syriac Book of Medicines after 100 years: problems and prospects, putting theory into practice: Kisir-Assur's expertise between textual knowledge and practical experimentation, at the dawn of plant taxonomy: shared structural design of herbal descriptions in Sammu sikinsu and Theophrastus' Historia plantarum, a time to extract and a time to compile: the therapeutic compendium tablet BM 78963, and Ninmah and her imperfect creatures: the bed-wetting man and remedies to cure enuresis (STT 238).
For sweet Riley not only worries about his absent mother, but he is also distressed about two other "conditions": nightly bed-wetting and the fact that he thinks about kissing boys.
Santa Clara, CA, July 28, 2018 --(PR.com)-- One Stop Bedwetting (https://onestopbedwetting.com/), an online store of bedwetting alarms, waterproof mattress pads and bed-wetting solutions has introduced an affordable and easy to use bedwetting solution.
The prosecution told Liverpool Crown Court the victim "suffered nightmares and bed-wetting".
The bed-wetting of our patient's son is most likely related to his extreme fear of the dark, Bess says.
Nocturnal enuresis (NE), also known as bed-wetting, is the intermittent involuntary passage of urine during sleep in a child 5 years and older.
Some behavior, such as nail biting, bed-wetting and fearfulness, may actually represent a temporary phase in normal development....
Emphasis on nappies/pants for older children was also noted, such as swimmer nappies, and, in particular, night-time nappies for bed-wetting children.
CHILDREN as young as four are being prescribed antidepressants for bed-wetting, the Daily Record can reveal.