noun (used with a singular or plural verb) Physiology.
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OTHER WORDS FROM catameniacat·a·me·ni·al, adjective
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But her catamenia not appearing at the next period, gave rise to a fear that she had not escaped!Fruits of Philosophy|Charles Knowlton
He says also that the catamenia generally appears about the time they are expected, or later, and very seldom earlier.
The correspondence of the periods of the catamenia with those of the moon was treated of in Sect.Zoonomia, Vol. II|Erasmus Darwin
It is also called the catamenia or catamenia-flow (Greek, kata—by, men—a month).Woman|William J. Robinson
Menstruous is, 'having the catamenia;'( 79 ) and this last word is wanting, a frequent mode of definition in this book.