diuresis


di·ure·sis

noun \ˌdī-yə-ˈrē-səs\
plural di·ure·ses\-ˌsēz\

Definition of DIURESIS

:  an increased excretion of urine

Origin of DIURESIS

New Latin
First Known Use: circa 1681

di·ure·sis

noun \ˌdī-(y)ə-ˈrē-səs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural di·ure·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of DIURESIS

: an increased excretion of urine

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