[ sal-yuh-ret-ik ]
/ ˌsæl yəˈrɛt ɪk /
of or relating to a substance that promotes renal excretion of sodium and chloride ions.
any such substance, as furosemide.
Related formssal·u·ret·i·cal·ly, adverb
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Medicine definitions for saluretic
[ săl′yə-rĕt′ĭk ]
Relating to or causing excretion of salt.
A drug that promotes excretion of salt in the urine.
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