renal

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adjective re·nal \ˈrē-nəl\

Definition of renal

  1. :  of, relating to, involving, or located in the region of the kidneys :  nephric <renal disease> <renal failure>

Origin and Etymology of renal

French or Late Latin; French rénal, from Late Latin renalis, from Latin renes kidneys


First Known Use: circa 1656


RENAL Defined for English Language Learners

renal

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adjective re·nal \ˈrē-nəl\

Definition of renal for English Language Learners

  • medical : relating to or involving the kidneys


Medical Dictionary

renal

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adjective re·nal \ˈrēn-əl\

Medical Definition of renal

  1. :  relating to, involving, affecting, or located in the region of the kidneys :  nephric <renal function>



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