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: to undergo menstruation
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1713, in the meaning defined above
Late Latin menstruatus, past participle of menstruari, from Latin menstrua menses, from neuter plural of menstruus monthly, from mensis
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of a woman : to have blood flow from your body as part of a process that happens each month
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