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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • intransitive v. To undergo menstruation.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To undergo menstruation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Menstruous.
  • intransitive v. To discharge the menses; to have the catamenial flow.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To discharge the menses.
  • Menstruous.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. undergo menstruation

Etymologies

Late Latin mēnstruāre, mēnstruāt-, from Latin mēnstrua, menses, from neuter pl. of mēnstruus, menstrual; see menstrual.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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