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Uraemia \U*r[ae]"mi*a\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? urine + ? blood.] (Med.) Accumulation in the blood of the principles of the urine, producing dangerous disease.


n. (alternative spelling of uremia English)


n. accumulation in the blood of nitrogen-bearing waste products (urea) that are usually excreted in the urine [syn: uremia, azotemia, azotaemia]

Usage examples of "uraemia".

In itself, uraemia is not necessarily fatal, but this case seems to me desperate.

Medically, however little hope there might be of setting any limit to this attack of uraemia, it did not do to tire the kidneys.