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English

Etymology

From Middle English menstruall < Latin menstrualis < menstrua (menses), from neuter plural of menstruus (of a month, monthly, of menstruation) < mensis (month) + -alis (-al); see moon.

Adjective

Menstrual (not comparable)

Positive
Menstrual

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. Of or having to do with the menses.
  2. Occurring once a month.
  3. Lasting for a month.
    A menstrual flower

Synonyms

  • catamenial

Derived terms

  • menstrual cup
  • menstrual cycle
  • menstrual fluid
  • menstrual period

Related terms

Translations

Anagrams

  • aelmnrstu,
  • Ulsterman

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