ureotelic

adjective ureo·tel·ic \ yu̇-ˌrē-ə-ˈte-lik , ˌyu̇r-ē-ō- \

Definition of ureotelic

: excreting nitrogen mostly in the form of urea

ureotelism

play \yu̇-ˌrē-ə-ˈte-ˌli-zəm, ˌyu̇r-ē-ˈä-tə-ˌli-zəm\ noun

Origin and Etymology of ureotelic

urea + -o- + tel- + -ic; from the fact that urea is the end product


Medical Dictionary

ureotelic

adjective ureo·tel·ic \ yu̇-ˌrē-ə-ˈtel-ik , ˌyu̇r-ē-ō- \

medical Definition of ureotelic

: excreting nitrogen mostly in the form of urea
  • ureotelic mammals

ureotelism

play \-ˈtel-ˌiz-əm, ˌyu̇r-ē-ˈät-ᵊl-ˌiz-əm\ noun

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