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micturate

[ mik-chuh-reyt ]
/ 藞m瑟k t蕛蓹藢re瑟t /
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verb (used without object), mic路tu路rat路ed, mic路tu路rat路ing.
to pass urine; urinate.
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Origin of micturate

1835鈥45; <Latin mictur(墨re) to desire to urinate (mict(us), past participle of mingere to urinate + -ur- desiderative suffix + -墨- theme vowel + -re infinitive ending) + -ate1
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British Dictionary definitions for micturate

micturate
/ (藞m瑟ktj蕣藢re瑟t) /

verb
(intr) a less common word for urinate

Derived forms of micturate

micturition (藢m瑟ktj蕣藞r瑟蕛蓹n), noun

Word Origin for micturate

C19: from Latin mictur墨re to desire to urinate, from mingere to urinate
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Medical definitions for micturate

micturate
[ m沫kch蓹-r膩t鈥, m沫kt蓹- ]

v.
To urinate.
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