Stran"gu*ry (?), n. [L. stranguria, Gr. ; , , a drop + to make water, urine: cf. F. strangurie. See Strangle, and Urine.]

1. Med.

A painful discharge of urine, drop by drop, produced by spasmodic muscular contraction.

2. Bot.

A swelling or other disease in a plant, occasioned by a ligature fastened tightly about it.


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