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intr.v. mic·tu·rat·ed, mic·tu·rat·ing, mic·tu·rates
[From Latin micturīre, to want to urinate, desiderative of meiere, to urinate; see meigh- in Indo-European roots.]
mic′tu·ri′tion (-rĭsh′ən) n.
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(Physiology) (intr) a less common word for urinate
[C19: from Latin micturīre to desire to urinate, from mingere to urinate]
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v.i. -rat•ed, -rat•ing.
to pass urine; urinate.
[1835–45; < Latin mictur(īre) to desire to urinate, desiderative derivative of mingere to urinate + -ate1]
mic`tu•ri′tion (-ˈrɪʃ ən) n.
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Past participle: micturated
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|Verb||1.||micturate - eliminate urine; "Again, the cat had made on the expensive rug"|
make water, pass water, pee, pee-pee, relieve oneself, spend a penny, take a leak, piss, wee, wee-wee, urinate, piddle, puddle, make
urinate - pass after the manner of urine; "The sick men urinated blood"
wet - make one's bed or clothes wet by urinating; "This eight year old boy still wets his bed"
stale - urinate, of cattle and horses
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micturate[ˈmɪktjʊəreɪt] VI (frm) → orinar
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