[ uh-noo r-ee-uh, uh-nyoo r-, an-yoo r- ]
/ əˈnʊər i ə, əˈnyʊər-, ænˈyʊər- /
the absence or suppression of urine.
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OTHER WORDS FROM anuriaan·u·ric, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for anuria
During the twenty-four hours following the operation there was anuria.
British Dictionary definitions for anuria
/ (əˈnjʊərɪə) /
Word Origin for anuria
C19: from New Latin, from an- + Greek ouron urine
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Medical definitions for anuria
[ ə-nur′ē-ə ]
The absence of urine formation.
Other words from anuriaa•nu′ric (ə-nur′ĭk) adj.
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