urinant

adjective
uri·​nant | \ ˈyu̇rənənt \

Definition of urinant

heraldry, of a fish or water animal
: being in pale with the head down — compare hauriant

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History and Etymology for urinant

Latin urinant-, urinans, present participle of urinari to plunge under water, dive

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“Urinant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/urinant. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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