urinate

[yoor-uh-neyt]
verb (used without object), urinated, urinating.
to pass or discharge urine.

Origin:
1590–1600; < Medieval Latin ūrīnātus, past participle of ūrīnāre, equivalent to Latin ūrīn(a) urine + -ātus -ate1

urination, noun
urinative, adjective
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urinate (ˈjʊərɪˌneɪt)
 
vb
(intr) to excrete or void urine; micturate
 
uri'nation
 
n
 
'urinative
 
adj

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urinate u·ri·nate (yur'ə-nāt')
v. u·ri·nat·ed, u·ri·nat·ing, u·ri·nates
To excrete urine.

urination u·ri·na·tion (yur'ə-nā'shən)
n.
The passing of urine. Also called emiction, miction, micturition, uresis.

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Example sentences for urination
Once bacteria enter the bladder, they are normally removed through urination.
When bacteria multiply faster than they are removed by urination, infection results.
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