amenorrheal
See amenorrheic.

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  • amenorrheal — adj. pertaining to the absence of menstruation …   English contemporary dictionary

  • amenorrheal — amen·or·rhe·al …   English syllables

  • amenorrheal — adjective related to the suppression of normal menstrual flow for any reason other than pregnancy • Syn: ↑amenorrheic, ↑amenorrhoeic, ↑amenorrhoeal • Pertains to noun: ↑amenorrhea (for: ↑amenorrhoeal), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • amenorrheal, amenorrheic — Relating to, accompanied by, or due to amenorrhea …   Medical dictionary

  • amenorrhea — amenorrheal, amenorrhoeal, amenorrheic, amenorrhoeic, adj. /ay men euh ree euh, euh men /, n. Pathol. absence of the menses. Also, amenorrhoea. [1795 1805; A 6 + MENO + RRHEA] * * * Lack of menstruation. Signs of primary amenorrhea (failure to… …   Universalium

  • amenorrheic — adjective related to the suppression of normal menstrual flow for any reason other than pregnancy • Syn: ↑amenorrhoeic, ↑amenorrheal, ↑amenorrhoeal • Pertains to noun: ↑amenorrhea (for: ↑amenorrhoeal), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • amenorrhoeal — adjective related to the suppression of normal menstrual flow for any reason other than pregnancy • Syn: ↑amenorrheic, ↑amenorrhoeic, ↑amenorrheal • Pertains to noun: ↑amenorrhea, ↑amenorrhea (for: ↑amenorrheal …   Useful english dictionary

  • amenorrhoeic — adjective related to the suppression of normal menstrual flow for any reason other than pregnancy • Syn: ↑amenorrheic, ↑amenorrheal, ↑amenorrhoeal • Pertains to noun: ↑amenorrhea (for: ↑amenorrhoeal), ↑a …   Useful english dictionary

  • Amenorrhea — Absence or cessation of menstruation. Amenorrhea is conventionally divided into primary and secondary amenorrhea: {{}}Primary amenorrhea menstruation never takes place. It fails to occur at puberty. Secondary amenorrhea menstruation starts but… …   Medical dictionary

  • amenorrhea — (n.) 1804, Modern Latin, from Greek privative prefix a not (see A (Cf. a ) (3)) + men month (see MOON (Cf. moon) (n.)) + rhein to flow (see RHEUM (Cf. rheum)). Related: amenorrheal …   Etymology dictionary

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