uropoiesis

[ yur′ō-poi-ēsĭs ]

n.

The production and excretion of urine.

Nearby words

  1. uronic acid,
  2. uropathy,
  3. urophanic,
  4. uroplania,
  5. uropod,
  6. uroporphyrin,
  7. uroporphyrinogen,
  8. uropygial,
  9. uropygial gland,
  10. uropygium

Related formsu′ro•poi•etic (-ĕtĭk) adj.


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