- of, pertaining to, contained in, or derived from urine.
Origin of uric
- a combining form of uric acid: uricolysis.
Examples from the Web for uric
Historical Examples of uric
Eradicate the uric acid from the system, and then the rheumatism will disappear.Dollars and Sense
Col. Wm. C. Hunter
They contain alkalies which help to lessen the accumulation of uric acid.No Animal Food
Rupert H. Wheldon
That fire shall provide no beacon for Uric Dugan and the Danites!
Get out of this before Uric Dugan and his gang make us a call.
It does not seem possible that she is his daughter—the daughter of Uric Dugan.
- of, concerning, or derived from urine
Word Origin for uric
Word Origin and History for uric
1797, from French urique, from urine (see urine). Uric acid attested from 1800.
- Relating to, contained in, or obtained from urine.