- the period of permanent cessation of menstruation, usually occurring between the ages of 45 and 55.
- male menopause.
Origin of menopause
Examples from the Web for menopause
I take calcium and vitamin D supplements, but prescription medications are generally only for women in menopause.You’re Never ‘Cured’ of an Eating Disorder
December 20, 2014
A few years ago my Mom was very sick, I was going into Menopause and was stressed out, tired, puffy and sad.Your Puffy-Face Moments, Inspired by Ashley Judd
April 13, 2012
The results held even after controlling for differences in persistence of symptoms, as well as age and type of menopause.A Link Between Hot Flashes and Breast Cancer?
February 11, 2011
This situation strikes some as illogical when characters' story lines involve such issues as menopause, aging, and pregnancy.Inside the Desperate Housewives Drama
April 9, 2010
In 1992, country singer Jonie Mosby Mitchell became the first woman to give birth to a child after menopause.World's Oldest Moms
November 24, 2009
The time of its disappearance is known as "the change of life, or menopause."Treatise on the Diseases of Women
Lydia E. Pinkham
On the other hand, it is common in insane females and in normal women after the menopause.Criminal Man
The age at which menstruation ceases is called the menopause or climacteric.
In the chapter on menstruation I referred briefly to the menopause.
On the other hand the Mo seem to have no special rites to mark the menopause.Indo-China and Its Primitive People
- the period during which a woman's menstrual cycle ceases, normally occurring at an age of 45 to 50Nontechnical name: change of life
Word Origin and History for menopause
- The cessation of menstruation, occurring usually between the ages of 45 and 55.climacteric
- The time at which menstruation ceases, occurring usually between 45 and 55 years of age in humans.
The period in a woman's life when her menstrual cycles stop. Menopause typically occurs between the ages of forty-five and fifty-five.