menorrhagia


men·or·rha·gia

noun \ˌme-nə-ˈrā-j(ē-)ə, -ˈrā-zhə; -ˈrä-jə, -zhə\

Definition of MENORRHAGIA

:  abnormally profuse menstrual flow

Origin of MENORRHAGIA

New Latin
First Known Use: 1779

men·or·rha·gia

noun \ˌmen-ə-ˈrā-j(ē-)ə, -ˈrā-zhə; -ˈräj-ə, -ˈräzh-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of MENORRHAGIA

: abnormally profuse menstrual flow—compare hypermenorrhea, metrorrhagia
men·or·rhag·ic \-ˈraj-ik\ adjective

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