saluretic

adjective
sal·​uret·​ic | \ ˌsal-yə-ˈret-ik \

Medical Definition of saluretic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: facilitating the urinary excretion of salt and especially of sodium ion a saluretic drug saluretic therapy

saluretic

noun

Medical Definition of saluretic (Entry 2 of 2)

: a saluretic agent (as a drug)

Other Words from saluretic

Adjective

saluretically \ -​i-​k(ə-​)lē \ adverb

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saltpeter

salty

salubrious

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Saluron

salutary

salvage

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