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Definition of "urine" []

  • The waste product secreted by the kidneys that in mammals is a yellow to amber-colored, slightly acid fluid discharged from the body through the urethra. (noun)
  • The pale yellow slightly acid fluid excreted by the kidneys, containing waste products removed from the blood. It is stored in the urinary bladder and discharged through the urethra (noun)

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Use "urine" in a sentence
  • "The yellow color in urine is due to a chemical called bilirubin."
  • "Showing Christ in urine is fine and important, showing the pictures of Mohammed are not required to make the story."
  • "Sure, it's mildly entertaining to read an essay excerpt where a kid uses the word "urine" in place of the word "yearn.""