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

  • n. Bleeding from the uterus that is not associated with menstruation.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. uterine bleeding, other than the menses

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Profuse bleeding from the womb, esp. such as does not occur at the menstrual period.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Uterine hemorrhage; an effusion of blood from the inner surface of the uterus in the menstrual period, or at other times.

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

  • n. bleeding from the uterus that is not due to menstruation; usually indicative of disease (as cervical cancer)


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