dysuria

[ dis-yoo-ree-uh, dis-yoo r-ee-uh ]
/ ˌdɪs yʊˈri ə, dɪsˈyʊər i ə /

noun Pathology.

difficult or painful urination.

Origin of dysuria

1350–1400; < New Latin < Greek dysouríā. See dys-, ur-1, -ia; replacing earlier dysury, Middle English dissure, dissuria (< Middle French) < Medieval Latin < Greek

OTHER WORDS FROM dysuria

dys·u·ric, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for dysuria

dysuria
/ (dɪsˈjʊərɪə) /

noun

difficult or painful urination

Derived forms of dysuria

dysuric, adjective

Word Origin for dysuria

C14: via Latin from Greek dusouria, from dys- + -uria
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Medicine definitions for dysuria

dysuria
[ dĭs-yurē-ə ]

n.

Difficult or painful urination.

Other words from dysuria

dys•uric (-yurĭk) adj.
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