micturition

noun
mic·​tu·​ri·​tion | \ ˌmik-chə-ˈri-shən How to pronounce micturition (audio) , ˌmik-tə- \

Definition of micturition

: the act or process of micturating : urination As the bladder fills, spinal sensory afferents relay this information to a region in the pons that coordinates micturition.— Susan Iversen et al.

First Known Use of micturition

1686, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of micturition was in 1686

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“Micturition.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/micturition. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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micturition

noun
mic·​tu·​ri·​tion | \ ˌmik-chə-ˈrish-ən How to pronounce micturition (audio) , ˌmik-tə- How to pronounce micturition (audio) \

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Other Words from micturition

micturitional \ -​əl How to pronounce micturitional (audio) \ adjective

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