meno-

meno-

a combining form borrowed from Greek, where it meant “month,” used with reference to menstruation in the formation of compound words: menopause.
Also, especially before a vowel, men-.


Origin:
< Greek mēno-, combining form of mḗn month; see moon

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meno-
 
combining form
menstruation: menorrhagia
 
[from Greek mēn month]

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meno- or men-
pref.

  1. Menstruation: menarche.

  2. Menses: menorrhagia.

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