nocturia

[ nok-too r-ee-uh, -tyoo r- ]
/ nɒkˈtʊər i ə, -ˈtyʊər- /

noun

a condition in which one often wakes up during the night to urinate.
Also nyc·tu·ria [nik-too r-ee-uh, -tyoo r-] /nɪkˈtʊər i ə, -ˈtyʊər-/.

Origin of nocturia

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British Dictionary definitions for nocturia

nocturia

/ (nɒktˈjʊərɪə) /

noun

abnormally excessive urination during the night
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Medicine definitions for nocturia

nocturia

[ nŏk-turē-ə ]

n.

Urination at night, especially if excessive.
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