noun. ['jɝˈiːə'] the chief solid component of mammalian urine; synthesized from ammonia and carbon dioxide and used as fertilizer and in animal feed and in plastics.
Rhymes with Urea
Sentences with urea
Calculate the percentage of nitrogen in urea and look up the definition of molarity.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Another formula for severe dry, flaky skin contains the ingredient urea to trap moisture into skin.
3. Verb, base form
Your body eliminates ammonia by converting it to urea**, which your kidneys then excrete in urine.
noun. a clear thermosetting resin made from urea and formaldehyde and used in electrical fittings, adhesives, and finishes.