azoturia

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n azoturia excess of urea in the urine
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Azoturia (Med) Excess of urea or other nitrogenous substances in the urine.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n azoturia In pathology, a condition in which there is an excess of urea excreted.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL.; azote, + Gr. urine

Usage

In literature:

Often, following azoturia, a bilateral affection is to be observed.
"Lameness of the Horse" by John Victor Lacroix
A horse with tetanus or azoturia sweats profusely.
"Special Report on Diseases of the Horse" by United States Department of Agriculture
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