Definition of Emictory

1. a. & n. Diuretic.



Definition of Emictory

1. promoting urine flow [adj]

Medical Definition of Emictory

1. An agent that promotes the excretion of urine. Origin: Gr. Diouretikos = promoting urine This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Emictory

emew
emews
emforth
emfs
emgalla
emic
emicant
emicate
emicated
emicates
emicating
emication
emications
emiction
emictions
emictory (current term)
emigrant
emigrants
emigrate
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emigrates
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emigration
emigration theory
emigrational
emigrationist
emigrationists
emigrations
emigrator
emigrators

Literary usage of Emictory

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1. The Roycroft Dictionary Concocted by Ali Baba and the Bunch on Rainy Days by Elbert Hubbard (1914)
"A seraphic embryon ; a smooth bore ; a bit of sandpaper applied to all forms of originality by the publisher- proprietor ; an emictory. ENEMY : 1. ..."

2. The New General and Mining Telegraph Code by Charles Algernon Moreing, Thomas Neal (1907)
"A reserve fund of emictory . Sinking fund Emigrating The only available funds are those derivable from Emilian . Out of the fund arising from Eminence. ..."

3. Lippincott's Medical dictionary: A Complete Vocabulary of the Terms Used in by Ryland W. Greene, Joseph Thomas (1906)
"emictory (i-mic'to-ri). Diuretic. Emigration-(im-i-gre'shpn). [L. e out + mi- gra're to wander.] The passage of leucocytes through the walls of a ..."

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