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incontinence

noun in·con·ti·nence \(ˌ)in-ˈkän-tə-nən(t)s\

Definition of INCONTINENCE

:  the quality or state of being incontinent: as
a :  failure to restrain sexual appetite :  unchastity
b :  inability of the body to control the evacuative functions of urination or defecation

First Known Use of INCONTINENCE

14th century

incontinence

noun in·con·ti·nence \(ˈ)in-ˈkänt-ən-ən(t)s\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of INCONTINENCE

1
:  inability or failure to restrain sexual appetite
2
:  inability of the body to control the evacuative functions <fecal incontinence>—see stress incontinence, urge incontinence

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