menopausal

[ men-uh-paw-zuh l ]
/ ˌmɛn əˈpɔ zəl /
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adjective

of, relating to, or characteristic of menopause.

Origin of menopausal

First recorded in 1905–10; menopause + -al1
Related formspost·men·o·pau·sal, adjectivepre·men·o·pau·sal, adjective
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Word Origin and History for menopausal

menopausal


adj.

1879, from menopause + -al (1).

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