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Meaning of MENSTRUATION

Pronunciation:  `menstrĂ»'eyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the monthly discharge of blood from the uterus of nonpregnant women from puberty to menopause; "the women were sickly and subject to excessive menstruation"; "a woman does not take the gout unless her menses be stopped"--Hippocrates; "the semen begins to appear in males and to be emitted at the same time of life that the catamenia begin to flow in females"--Aristotle
 

MENSTRUATION is a 12 letter word that starts with M.

 

 Synonyms: catamenia, flow, menses, period
 
 See Also: discharge, emission, expelling, hypermenorrhea, menorrhagia, oligomenorrhea

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Men`stru*a"tion\, n.
The discharge of the menses; also, the state or the period of
menstruating.

 
Medical Dictionary
 
 Definition: Periodic discharge of blood and tissue from the uterus. Until menopause, menstruation occurs approximately every 28 days when a woman is not pregnant.
 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Dreaming of menstruation indicates that you are releasing your pent-up tension and worry. It signals an end to your difficult times and the beginning of relaxation. Alternatively, you may be denying your feminine side.
 

 

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