overhydration

noun
over·​hy·​dra·​tion | \ ˌō-vər-hī-ˈdrā-shən How to pronounce overhydration (audio) \

Medical Definition of overhydration

: a condition in which the body contains an excessive amount of fluids

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“Overhydration.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/overhydration. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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