Give the reason, ADH helps in water elimination, making the urine hypotonic

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Refer below for the above asked query:-
ADH acts on the collecting duct and activates vasopressin receptors.
Due to the activation of these receptors there is absorption of the water from the urine , thus making it hypertonic.
In this way ADH preserves the water content and decreases the urinary water output levels.

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