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menstruation meaning

EN[ˌmɛnstruˈeɪʃən] [ˌmɛnˈstreɪʃən] [-eɪʃən]
U.S.A.; longer pronunciation U.S.A.; short pronunciation
WMenstruation
  • Menstruation is the periodic discharge of blood and mucosal tissue from the inner lining of the uterus through the vagina. This cyclic discharge is seen in females of certain mammalian species (including humans).
  • Women stop menstruating if they conceive or if they are breastfeeding.
FR menstruation
menstruation
menstruation
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Morphemes
      • Suffixes
        • Words by suffix
          • Words suffixed with -ation
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
          • Singularia tantum
            • Uncountable nouns
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        1. fr menstruation
        2. en menstruations
        3. en menstruation period
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        Meaning of menstruation for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "menstruation" is a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum.
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