diuretic Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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diureticnoun [C]

uk   /ˌdaɪ.jʊˈret.ɪk/  us   /-jəˈret̬-/ specialized
a ​substance that ​causes an ​increase in the ​production of ​urine
adjective uk   us  
(Definition of diuretic from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 利尿剂…
in Chinese (Traditional) 利尿劑…
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