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micturition

[ mik-chuh-rish-uhn ]
/ ˌmɪk tʃəˈrɪʃ ən /
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noun
the act of passing urine; urination.
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Origin of micturition

1715–25; <Latin micturī(re) to desire to urinate (see micturate) + -tion

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Medical definitions for micturition

micturition
[ mĭk′chə-rĭshən, -tə- ]

n.
urination
The desire to urinate.
The frequency of urination.
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