uricotelic

adjective
uri·co·tel·ic | \ ˌyu̇r-i-kō-ˈte-lik \

Definition of uricotelic 

: excreting nitrogen mostly in the form of uric acid birds are typical uricotelic animals

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uricotelism \ˌyu̇r-i-kō-ˈte-ˌli-zəm, ˌyu̇r-i-ˈkä-tə-ˌli-zəm \ noun

First Known Use of uricotelic

1924, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for uricotelic

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

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uric

uric acid

uricosuric

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uridine

Uriel

Urim and Thummim

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uricotelic

adjective
uri·co·tel·ic | \ ˌyu̇r-i-kō-ˈtel-ik \

Medical Definition of uricotelic 

: excreting nitrogen mostly in the form of uric acid birds are typical uricotelic animals

Other words from uricotelic

uricotelism \-ˈtel-ˌiz-əm, -ˈkät-ᵊl-ˌiz-əm \ noun

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