glycosuria

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

Definition of glycosuria

: the presence in the urine of abnormal amounts of sugar

Origin and Etymology of glycosuria

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


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glycosuria

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

medical Definition of glycosuria

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

glycosuric

play \-ˈshu̇(ə)r-ik, -ˈyu̇(ə)r-\ adjective

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