[uh-noo r-ee-uh, uh-nyoo r-, an-yoo r-]
- the absence or suppression of urine.
Origin of anuria
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During the twenty-four hours following the operation there was anuria.
C19: from New Latin, from an- + Greek ouron urine
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Word Origin and History for anuria
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- The absence of urine formation.
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