hyperexcretion

noun
hy·​per·​ex·​cre·​tion | \ ˌhī-pər-ik-ˈskrē-shən How to pronounce hyperexcretion (audio) \
plural hyperexcretions

Definition of hyperexcretion

medical
: excessive secretion (as of hormones in the urine) estrogen hyperexcretion hyperexcretion of cystine

First Known Use of hyperexcretion

1860, in the meaning defined above

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“Hyperexcretion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hyperexcretion. Accessed 16 Apr. 2021.

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hyperexcretion

noun
hy·​per·​ex·​cre·​tion | \ -rik-ˈskrē-shən How to pronounce hyperexcretion (audio) \

Medical Definition of hyperexcretion

: excessive secretion (as of hormones in the urine)

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