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urinal

 [u´rĭ-nal]
a receptacle for urine.
The urinal in place. From Lammon et al., 1995.

u·ri·nal

(yūr'i-năl),
A vessel into which urine is passed.

urinal

/uri·nal/ (u″rĭ-n'l) a receptacle for urine.

urinal

[yoo͡r′inəl]
an external plastic or metal receptacle for collecting urine.
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Urinal

urinal

noun A specialised, usually vertically hung porcelain convenience generally designed for use by men.

Pronunciation
Medspeak-UK: pronounced, your EYE null
Medspeak-US: pronounced, your inn ull

u·ri·nal

(yūr'in-ăl)
A vessel into which urine is passed.

urinal

A container into which bedridden men may urinate.

Patient discussion about urinal

Q. protien in urine what are the causes and preventions

A.

Q. How you stop urinating frequently? I don't have any conditions that make me urinate often. I simply drink lots of water... Is there some trick I can employ so that I can still drink lots of water but not have to go to the bathroom so frequently?

A. I only drink water and green tea, Thanks.

Q. Today doctor removed my stunt of kidney. It inflamate while urination.. till How long i will feel like this?

A. You should consult your doctor, since instruments in the kidney and urinary tracts can cause infections (even after removing them), that may cause symptoms like you describe.

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Caption: WHETHER WATER-FREE OR LOW-FLOW, replacing urinals can save a considerable amount of money, especially if your existing urinals exceed the current limits.
Because they never need flushing, the urinals can save up to 150,000 litres of water a year and include removable, recyclable cartridges that prevent the uric acid build-up, which can lead to blocked pipes.
Winner of the coveted Red Dot Award 2012 for its innovative and ingenious design, the Swiss bathroom specialist says it has set the bar very high with the Antero urinal, which combines good design and ingenious functions.
Up until this point, the new dry urinal has already saved 20,000 litres of water.
Launched in the UAE two years ago, the retrofit waterless urinal system, able to save up to 35,000 gallons of water a year, has been installed in numerous locations including The Palace Hotel, Al Bustan Rotana and Le Meridien.
POLICE officers were stunned when a man started filming them using urinals in the toilets of a McDonald's restaurant.
British company Captive Media has developed a urinal mounted, urinecontrolled games console for men.
The package, which also included television advertisements, concluded around six months ago, in which time the urinal ads were displayed for around two months.
The cast-iron urinal was situated in King Edward Place near the city centre and offered relief for Brummies caught short for nearly 100 years.
Summary: Over 80 million litres of water can now be saved annually in Dubai with the recent installation of nearly 1,000 water-free urinals in various parks, markets, government buildings, airport terminals, hotels and malls.
Urinal innovations: flexible water inlet, water-saving extraction, simple cleaning
Because water-free urinal bowls are dry, they harbor five times fewer bacteria than a flush urinal.