Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
anuria. adj., adj anuret´ic.
1. Inability to urinate.
2. See anuria.
an′u·ret′ic (-rĕt′ĭk) adj.
anuriaA state characterised by a paucity of urine production, usually understood to mean less than 50 ml/day.
Acute renal failure, which may be due to shock or dehydration; fluid-ion imbalance; bilateral ureteral obstruction
Inability to urinate.
[G. an, without, + ourēsis, urination]