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Meaning of MENSTRUAL

Pronunciation:  'menstrooul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  of or relating to menstruation or the menses; "menstrual period"
 

MENSTRUAL is a 9 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: catamenial
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Men"stru*al\, a. [L. menstrualis: cf. F. menstruel.
See {Menstruous}.]
1. Recurring once a month; monthly; gone through in a month;
   as, the menstrual revolution of the moon; pertaining to
   monthly changes; as, the menstrual equation of the sun's
   place.

2. Of or pertaining to the menses; as, menstrual discharges;
   the menstrual period.

3. Of or pertaining to a menstruum. --Bacon.

 
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