water balance

noun

Definition of water balance

: the ratio between the water assimilated into the body and that lost from the body also : the condition of the body when this ratio approximates equilibrium

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1888, in the meaning defined above

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water balance

noun

Medical Definition of water balance

: the ratio between the water assimilated into the body and that lost from the body also : the condition of the body when this ratio approximates unity

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