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menostaxis

[men-uh-stak-sis] /ˌmɛn əˈstæk sɪs/
noun, Pathology.
1.
an abnormally prolonged period of menstruation.
Origin of menostaxis
1895-1900
1895-1900; meno- + Greek stáxis dropping, dripping (of blood)
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menostaxis in Medicine

menostaxis men·o·stax·is (měn'ə-stāk'sĭs)
n.
See hypermenorrhea.

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