urea clearance

n.

The volume of plasma or blood that would be completely cleared of urea by one minute's excretion of urine.

Nearby words

  1. urd,
  2. urdu,
  3. urdé,
  4. ure,
  5. urea,
  6. urea cycle,
  7. urea frost,
  8. urea nitrogen,
  9. urea-,
  10. urea-formaldehyde resin


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