dysmenorrhea

noun dys·men·or·rhea \ (ˌ)dis-ˌme-nə-ˈrē-ə \
|Updated on: 20 Jul 2018

Definition of dysmenorrhea

: painful menstruation

dysmenorrheic

play \-ˈrē-ik\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of dysmenorrhea

New Latin


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dysmenorrhea

noun dys·men·or·rhea
variants: or chiefly British dysmenorrhoea play \(ˌ)dis-ˌmen-ə-ˈrē-ə\

medical Definition of dysmenorrhea

: painful menstruation — see spasmodic dysmenorrhea

dysmenorrheic

or chiefly British dysmenorrhoeic play \-ˈrē-ik\ adjective

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