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bacteriuria

[ bak-teer-ee-yoor-ee-uh ]
/ bækˌtɪər iˈyʊər i ə /
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noun Pathology.

the presence of bacteria in the urine.

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Origin of bacteriuria

First recorded in 1885–90; bacteri- + -uria
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British Dictionary definitions for bacteriuria

bacteriuria

bacteruria (ˌbæktəˈrjʊərɪə)

/ (bækˌtɪərɪˈjʊərɪə) /

noun

the presence of bacteria in the urine
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