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English definition of “diuretic”


noun [C]     /ˌdaɪ.jʊˈret.ɪk/ US  /-jəˈret̬-/ specialized
a substance that causes an increase in the production of urine Specific medicines and drugsSpecific types of drug diuretic     adjective Urine and urinatingBodily fluids and their production
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