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menorrhagia

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noun men·or·rha·gia \ˌme-nə-ˈrā-j(ē-)ə, -ˈrā-zhə; -ˈrä-jə, -zhə\

Definition of menorrhagia

  1. :  abnormally profuse menstrual flow



Origin of menorrhagia

New Latin


First Known Use: 1779


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menorrhagia

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noun men·or·rha·gia \ˌmen-ə-ˈrā-j(ē-)ə, -ˈrā-zhə; -ˈräj-ə, -ˈräzh-\

Medical Definition of menorrhagia

  1. :  abnormally profuse menstrual flow—compare hypermenorrhea, metrorrhagia

  2. men·or·rhag·ic \-ˈraj-ik\play adjective




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