nycturia

[nik-too r-ee-uh, -tyoo r-]

Origin of nycturia

nocturia

[nok-too r-ee-uh, -tyoo r-]
noun
  1. 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 nycturia

nocturia

noun
  1. abnormally excessive urination during the night
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nycturia in Medicine

nocturia

[nŏk-turē-ə]
n.
  1. Urination at night, especially if excessive.
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