menstruous

menstruous

[men-stroo-uhs, -struhs]
adjective
pertaining to menstruation.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English: menstruating < Latin mēnstruus monthly; see menstruate, -ous

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menstruation (ˌmɛnstrʊˈeɪʃən)
 
n
Also called: menses, Nontechnical name: period the approximately monthly discharge of blood and cellular debris from the uterus by nonpregnant women from puberty to the menopause
 
menstruous
 
adj

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