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[nok-too r-ee-uh, -tyoo r-] /nɒkˈtʊər i ə, -ˈtyʊər-/

a condition in which one often wakes up during the night to urinate.
abnormally excessive urination during the night

nocturia noc·tu·ri·a (nŏk-tur’ē-ə, -tyur’-)
Urination at night, especially if excessive.


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