Examples from the Web for micturition
During the first two days 'pain struck across the abdomen' when micturition was performed.
There was desire for micturition after the act, and when that was satisfied sound sleep followed.Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 3 (of 6)|Havelock Ellis
I now took 1/2 grain at intervals of eight days; the result was that I passed gravel and small calculi at every micturition.
Micturition continued frequent, with purulent cystitis for one month.
Great attention should be paid to micturition, so as to avoid retention and infection of the bladder.
Word Origin and History for micturition
1725, "the need very badly to urinate," from Latin micturitum, from past participle of micturire "to desire to urinate," desiderative of mingere "to urinate," from PIE *meigh- "to urinate" (cf. Sanskrit mehati "urinates;" Avestan maezaiti "urinates;" Greek omeikhein "to urinate;" Armenian mizem "urinate;" Lithuanian minžu "urinate;" Old English migan "to urinate," micga "urine," meox "dung, filth"). As during the final 20 minutes of a 4-hour film after drinking a 32-ounce Mountain Dew from the snack bar and the movie ends with a drawn-out farewell scene while Frodo is standing on the pier and wavelets lap audibly on the dock the whole time as if the director was a sadist set on compounding your torment.