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saluretic

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

medical Definition of saluretic

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

saluretically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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saluretic

noun

medical Definition of saluretic

: a saluretic agent (as a drug)

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