Definition of renal in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈriːn(ə)l


  • Relating to the kidneys: renal failure
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    • We also excluded women with a history of kidney or bladder stones, renal failure, or hypercalcaemia.
    • The number of people who develop end stage renal failure and require renal replacement therapy is ever increasing.
    • There were also reductions in myocardial infarction and renal failure.


mid 17th century: from French rénal, from late Latin renalis, from Latin renes 'kidneys'.

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