[pol-ee-dip-see-uh] /ˌpɒl iˈdɪp si ə/
(pathol) excessive thirst
“excessive thirst,” 1650s, from Greek polydipsios “very thirsty,” from poly- (see poly-) + dipsa “thirst” + -ia “condition of.”
polydipsia pol·y·dip·si·a (pŏl’ē-dĭp’sē-ə)
Excessive or abnormal thirst.
[pol-ee-di-spurs] /ˌpɒl i dɪˈspɜrs/ adjective, Physical Chemistry. 1. of or noting a sol that contains particles of different sizes.
[puh-lid-uh-muh s] /pəˈlɪd ə məs/ adjective 1. living in more than one nest, as certain ant colonies.
[pol-ee-don-shuh, -shee-uh] /ˌpɒl iˈdɒn ʃə, -ʃi ə/ noun, Dentistry. 1. the condition of having more than the normal number of teeth.
[pol-i-dawr-uh s, -dohr-] /ˌpɒl ɪˈdɔr əs, -ˈdoʊr-/ noun 1. flourished 1st century b.c, Greek sculptor who, with Agesander and Athenodorus, carved the Laocoön group. Priam’s youngest son (Homer), from Latin Polydorus, from Greek Polydoros “one who has received many gifts,” noun use of adjective meaning “richly endowed,” from polys “much, many” (see poly-) + doron […]