CONTINENCE

noun. the capacity to manage the carnal impulses or the impulse to excrete bodily waste or urine.

CONTINENCE: "Continence of the urinary system can tend to weaken in the latter years of one's life."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CONTINENCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/continence/ (accessed September 26, 2020).
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