kaliuresis

noun
ka·​li·​ure·​sis | \ ˌkā-lē-yu̇-ˈrē-səs How to pronounce kaliuresis (audio) , ˌkal-ē- How to pronounce kaliuresis (audio) \
variants: also kaluresis \ ˌkāl-​(y)u̇-​ˈrē-​ How to pronounce kaliuresis (audio) , ˌkal-​ How to pronounce kaliuresis (audio) \
plural kaliureses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce kaliuresis (audio) \

Medical Definition of kaliuresis

: excretion of potassium in the urine especially in excessive amounts

Other Words from kaliuresis

kaliuretic \ -​ˈret-​ik How to pronounce kaliuresis (audio) \ adjective

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“Kaliuresis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/kaliuresis. Accessed 29 Jan. 2022.

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