the study of menstruation

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • emmenology — emmenolˈogy noun The study of menstruation • • • Main Entry: ↑emmenagogue …   Useful english dictionary

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  • emmenagogue —   n. drug aiding menstruation.    ♦ emmenagogic, a.    ♦ emmeniopathy, n. menstruation disorder.    ♦ emmenology, n. study of menstruation …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • emmenological — emmenological, a. Med. (ɛˌmiːnəʊˈlɒdʒɪkəl) [f. emmenology + ic + al1.] ‘Relating to menstruation’ (Syd. Soc. Lex. 1881) …   Useful english dictionary

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