phosphate diabetes n.
A condition marked by excessive phosphate in the urine due to an inability of the renal tubules to reabsorb it.
noun, Chemistry. 1. the group or radical obtained by removal of one or more hydrogen atoms from phosphoric acid.
phosphatemia phos·pha·te·mi·a (fŏs’fə-tē’mē-ə) n. An abnormally high concentration of inorganic phosphates in the blood.
noun 1. .
[fos-fat-ik, -fey-tik] /fɒsˈfæt ɪk, -ˈfeɪ tɪk/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or containing : phosphatic slag. phosphatic phos·phat·ic (fŏs-fāt’ĭk) adj. Relating to or containing phosphate.