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urinate

[ yoor-uh-neyt ]
/ 藞y蕣蓹r 蓹藢ne瑟t /
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verb (used without object), u路ri路nat路ed, u路ri路nat路ing.
to pass or discharge urine.
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Origin of urinate

1590鈥1600; <Medieval Latin 奴r墨n膩tus, past participle of 奴r墨n膩re, equivalent to Latin 奴r墨n(a) urine + -膩tus-ate1

OTHER WORDS FROM urinate

u路ri路na路tion, nounu路ri路na路tive, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for urinate

urinate
/ (藞j蕣蓹r瑟藢ne瑟t) /

verb
(intr) to excrete or void urine; micturate

Derived forms of urinate

urination, nounurinative, adjective
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Medical definitions for urinate

urinate
[ yur蓹-n膩t鈥 ]

v.
To excrete urine.
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