urination

noun
uri·​na·​tion | \ ˌyər-ə-ˈnā-shən How to pronounce urination (audio) , ˌyu̇r- \

Definition of urination

: the discharge of urine from the body : the act or process of urinating The condition, called benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), squeezes the urethra, making urination difficult and frequent.— Nathan Seppa And chlamydia, also characterized by burning with urination, is increasingly being screened in other ways.— Nancy Beth Jackson

called also micturition

First Known Use of urination

1599, in the meaning defined above

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“Urination.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/urination. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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urination

noun
uri·​na·​tion | \ ˌyu̇r-ə-ˈnā-shən \

Kids Definition of urination

: the act of urinating

urination

noun
uri·​na·​tion | \ ˌyu̇r-ə-ˈnā-shən How to pronounce urination (audio) \

Medical Definition of urination

: the act of urinating

called also micturition

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