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English definition of “diuretic”


noun [C] uk   /ˌdaɪ.jʊˈret.ɪk/ us    /-jəˈret̬-/ specialized
a substance that causes an increase in the production of urineSpecific medicines and drugsSpecific types of drug
adjective uk   us  
Urine and urinatingBodily fluids and their production
(Definition of diuretic from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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