[ jen-i-toh-yoor-uh-ner-ee ]
/ ˌdʒɛn ɪ toʊˈyʊər əˌnɛr i /
of or relating to the genital and urinary organs; urogenital.
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Words nearby genitourinary
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British Dictionary definitions for genitourinary
/ (ˌdʒɛnɪtəʊˈjʊərɪnərɪ) /
of or relating to both the reproductive and excretory organs; urogenital
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Medical definitions for genitourinary
[ jĕn′ĭ-tō-yur′ə-nĕr′ē ]
Of or relating to the genital and urinary organs or their functions.
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