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glycosuria

glycosuria

noun gly·cos·uria \ˌglī-kō-ˈshr-ē-ə, ˌglī-kəs-ˈyr-\

Definition of GLYCOSURIA

:  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

glycosuria

noun gly·cos·uria \ˌglī-kō-ˈshr-ē-ə, -kəs-ˈyr-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GLYCOSURIA

:  the presence in the urine of abnormal amounts of sugar—called also glucosuria; compare glycuresis
gly·cos·uric \-ˈsh(ə)r-ik, -ˈy(ə)r-\ adjective

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