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Meaning of MENOPAUSE

Pronunciation:  'menu`pâz

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the time in a woman's life in which the menstrual cycle ends

MENOPAUSE is a 9 letter word that starts with M.


 Synonyms: change of life, climacteric
 See Also: biological time, middle age



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Men"o*pause\, n. [Gr. ? month + ? to cause to cease.
See {Menses}.] (Med.)
The period of natural cessation of menstruation. See {Change
of life}, under {Change}.

Medical Dictionary
 Definition: The time of life when a woman's menstrual periods stop permanently. Also called "change of life."
Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming about menopause, suggests that you are smothering the people around you. You need to be less codependent.
Biology Dictionary
 Definition: The time when a woman stops having menstrual periods.