(?), a. [L. diureticus, Gr. , fr. to make water; through + to make water, fr. urine: cf. F. diurtique.] (Med.) Tending to increase the secretion and discharge of urine. -- n. A medicine with diuretic properties.
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Diuretic salt (Med.), potassium acetate; -- so called because of its diuretic properties.
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