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intr.v. u·ri·nat·ed, u·ri·nat·ing, u·ri·nates
To excrete urine.

[Medieval Latin ūrīnāre, ūrīnāt-, from Latin ūrīna, urine; see urine.]

u′ri·na′tion n.
u′ri·na′tive adj.
u′ri·na′tor n.
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the process of expelling fluids from the body in the urine.
See also: Bodily Functions
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.urination - the discharge of urineurination - the discharge of urine    
excreting, excretion, voiding, elimination, evacuation - the bodily process of discharging waste matter
making water, passing water, wetting, leak - a euphemism for urination; "he had to take a leak"
lithuresis - passing small stones with the urine
nocturia, nycturia - excessive urination at night; especially common in older men
oliguria - production of an abnormally small amount of urine
peeing, pee - informal terms for urination; "he took a pee"
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n. orina, acto de emisión de la orina;
frequent ___orinar con frecuencia, micción frecuente
Mex. A. pop. meadera;
difficult ___orinar con dificultad, micción dificil;
painful ___orinar con dolor, micción dolorosa.
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