antidiuresis

noun
an·​ti·​di·​ure·​sis | \ -ˌdī-(y)ə-ˈrē-səs How to pronounce antidiuresis (audio) \
plural antidiureses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce antidiuresis (audio) \

Medical Definition of antidiuresis

: reduction in or suppression of the excretion of urine

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“Antidiuresis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/antidiuresis. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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