uricosuric

adjective
uri·​co·​su·​ric | \ ˌyu̇r-i-kə-ˈshu̇r-ik How to pronounce uricosuric (audio) , -ˈsu̇r- \

Definition of uricosuric

: relating to or promoting the excretion of uric acid in the urine

First Known Use of uricosuric

circa 1947, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for uricosuric

irregular from uric

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The first known use of uricosuric was circa 1947

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uric acid

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“Uricosuric.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/uricosuric. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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uricosuric

adjective
uri·​co·​su·​ric | \ -ˈsu̇r-ik, -ˈshu̇r- How to pronounce uricosuric (audio) \

Medical Definition of uricosuric

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: relating to or promoting uricosuria uricosuric drugs

uricosuric

noun

Medical Definition of uricosuric (Entry 2 of 2)

: a uricosuric agent (as probenecid)

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