uricolysis

[ yoo r-i-kol-uh-sis ]
/ ˌyʊər ɪˈkɒl ə sɪs /

noun Biochemistry.

the decomposition of uric acid.

Origin of uricolysis

Related forms

u·ri·co·lyt·ic [yoo r-i-koh-lit-ik] /ˌyʊər ɪ koʊˈlɪt ɪk/, adjective
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Medicine definitions for uricolysis

uricolysis

[ yur′ĭ-kŏlĭ-sĭs ]

n.

Decomposition of uric acid.

Related forms

u′ri•co•lytic (yur′ĭ-kō-lĭtĭk) adj.
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