glycosuria

[ glahy-kohs-yoo-ree-uh ]
/ ˌglaɪ koʊs yʊˈri ə /
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noun Pathology.

excretion of glucose in the urine, as in diabetes.

Origin of glycosuria

1855–60; glycose (a monosaccharide) + -uria

Related forms

gly·cos·u·ric, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for glycosuria

glycosuria

glucosuria

/ (ˌɡlaɪkəʊˈsjʊərɪə) /

noun

the presence of excess sugar in the urine, as in diabetes

Derived Forms

glycosuric or glucosuric, adjective

Word Origin for glycosuria

C19: from New Latin, from French glycose glucose + -uria
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Medicine definitions for glycosuria

glycosuria

[ glī′kə-surē-ə, -shur- ]

n.

glucosuria
Excretion of carbohydrates in the urine.

Related forms

gly′co•suric adj.
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