metrorrhagia

noun
me·tror·rha·gia | \ˌmē-trə-ˈrā-j(ē-)ə, -ˈrā-zhə;-ˈrä-jə, -zhə\

Definition of metrorrhagia 

: irregular uterine bleeding especially between menstrual periods

First Known Use of metrorrhagia

1786, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for metrorrhagia

New Latin, from metro- womb (from Greek mētra, from mētr-, mētēr mother) + -rrhagia — more at mother

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metrorrhagia

noun
me·tror·rha·gia | \ˌmē-trə-ˈrā-j(ē-)ə, -ˈrā-zhə; -ˈräj-ə, -ˈräzh-\

Medical Definition of metrorrhagia 

: irregular uterine bleeding especially between menstrual periods — compare menorrhagia

Other Words from metrorrhagia

metrorrhagic \-ˈraj-ik \ adjective

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