enuresis

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noun en·ure·sis \ˌen-yu̇-ˈrē-səs\

Definition of enuresis

  1. :  the involuntary discharge of urine :  incontinence of urine

enuretic

play \ˌen-yu̇-ˈre-tik\ adjective or noun

Origin and Etymology of enuresis

New Latin, from Greek enourein to urinate in, wet the bed, from en- + ourein to urinate — more at urine


First Known Use: circa 1800


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enuresis

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noun en·ure·sis \ˌen-yu̇-ˈrē-səs\

Medical Definition of enuresis

plural

enureses

\-ˌsēz\play
  1. :  an involuntary discharge of urine :  incontinence of urine

enuretic

\-ˈret-ik\play adjective or noun

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