Definition of mellituria in English:

mellituria

(also melituria)

noun

Medicine
  • Originally: the presence of sugar in the urine. Later: specifically the presence of a sugar other than glucose in the urine; an instance of this.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robley Dunglison (1798–1869), physician and medical writer. From ancient Greek μελιτ-, μέλι honey + -uria.

Pronunciation

mellituria

/ˌmɛlɪˈtjʊərɪə/