esp US dysmenorrhea
/ (ˌdɪsmɛnəˈrɪə, dɪsˌmɛn-) /
abnormally difficult or painful menstruation
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Derived forms of dysmenorrhoeadysmenorrhoeal or esp US dysmenorrheal, adjective
Word Origin for dysmenorrhoea
C19: from dys- + Greek mēn month + rhoiā a flowing
Words nearby dysmenorrhoea
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Dysmenorrhoea, difficult or obstructed menstruation, is a term used for menstruation accompanied by pain.Essays In Pastoral Medicine|Austin Malley