Definition of natriuresis
: excessive loss of sodium in the urine
natriureticplay \ˌnā-trē-yu̇-ˈre-tik\ adjective or noun
Origin and Etymology of natriuresis
New Latin, from natrium sodium (from International Scientific Vocabulary natron) + uresis urination, from Greek ourēsis, from ourein to urinate — more at urine
First Known Use: 1957
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