catamenia

plural noun
cat·​a·​me·​nia | \ ˌka-tə-ˈmē-nē-ə \

Definition of catamenia

: menses

Other Words from catamenia

catamenial \ ˌka-​tə-​ˈmē-​nē-​əl \ adjective

First Known Use of catamenia

1750, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for catamenia

New Latin, from Greek katamēnia, from neuter plural of katamēnios monthly, from kata by + mēn month — more at cata-, moon

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catamenia

noun plural
cata·​me·​nia | \ ˌkat-ə-ˈmē-nē-ə \

Medical Definition of catamenia

: menses

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