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glycosuria

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noun gly·cos·uria \ˌglī-kō-ˈshu̇r-ē-ə, ˌglī-kəs-ˈyu̇r-\

Definition of glycosuria

  1. :  the presence in the urine of abnormal amounts of sugar



Origin of glycosuria

New Latin, from International Scientific Vocabulary glycose glucose + New Latin -uria


First Known Use: 1860


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glycosuria

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noun gly·cos·uria \ˌglī-kō-ˈshu̇r-ē-ə, -kəs-ˈyu̇r-\

Medical Definition of glycosuria

  1. :  the presence in the urine of abnormal amounts of sugar—called also glucosuria; compare glycuresis

  2. gly·cos·uric \-ˈshu̇(ə)r-ik, -ˈyu̇(ə)r-\play play adjective




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