urological

adjective
uro·logi·cal | \ˌyu̇r-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl \
variants: or less commonly urologic \ˌyu̇r-ə-ˈlä-jik \

Definition of urological 

: of or relating to the urinary tract or to urology

Examples of urological in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web

The procedure lasted 14 hours and involved nine plastic surgeons, two urological surgeons and a team of anesthesiologists, nurses and surgical technicians, according to the release. Mark Lieber, CNN, "Doctors announce first successful penis and scrotum transplant," 24 Apr. 2018 The surgery, which took place over 14 hours on March 26, was performed by a team of nine plastic surgeons and two urological surgeons. Alexandra Sifferlin, Time, "Doctors Performed the First Full Penis and Scrotum Transplant on an American Military Vet," 23 Apr. 2018 But none of those remedies were as successful - or crazy - as what one physician did at a urological conference in 1983. Michael S. Rosenwald, chicagotribune.com, "The Viagra jackpot: A history of the little blue pill at 20," 28 Mar. 2018 But none of those remedies were as successful - or crazy - as what one physician did at a urological conference in 1983. The Washington Post, NOLA.com, "The Viagra jackpot: A history of the little blue pill at 20," 28 Mar. 2018 But none of those remedies was as successful — or crazy — as what one physician did at a urological conference in 1983. Michael S. Rosenwald, Washington Post, "The Viagra jackpot: A history of the little blue pill at 20," 27 Mar. 2018 Jones is an expert in urological oncology who pushed an effort to improve the Cleveland Clinics’ quality and safety metrics and expand the health-care system. Justin Jouvenal, Washington Post, "New CEO named to lead Inova hospitals, health-care facilities," 14 Mar. 2018 Other physicians on staff specialize in surgical oncology, including breast, pancreatic and liver cancer, sarcoma and melanoma; gynecologic oncology; and thoracic, lung, colorectal and urological surgery. Jennifer Michelle Greenberg, Houston Chronicle, "Memorial Hermann Southeast expands cancer, cardiac services," 18 Feb. 2018 Aside from a urological ailment that has kept him back home in Mississippi a good part of this autumn, Cochran is reportedly not in the best state of mind to serve in the World’s Greatest Deliberative Body. Ed Kilgore, Daily Intelligencer, "The Republican Civil War May Be Coming to Mississippi in 2018," 21 Dec. 2017

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'urological.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

See More

First Known Use of urological

1855, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about urological

Share urological

Statistics for urological

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for urological

The first known use of urological was in 1855

See more words from the same year

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for urological

urological

adjective
uro·log·i·cal | \ˌyu̇r-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl \
variants: also urologic \-ˈläj-ik \

Medical Definition of urological 

: of or relating to the urinary tract or to urology a urological examination urological infections

Comments on urological

What made you want to look up urological? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

exaggeratedly or childishly emotional

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Roman Mythology Quiz

  • the-triumph-of-venus-by-alessandro-magnasco
  • Boreal comes from the name of the ancient Greek god of which wind?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!