menoschesis

[muh-nos-ki-sis, men-uh-skee-sis]

noun Pathology.

suppression of menstruation.

Origin of menoschesis

meno- + Greek schésis checking, retention
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menoschesis in Medicine

menoschesis

[mə-nŏskĭ-sĭs, mĕn′ə-skēsĭs]

n.

Suppression of menstruation.
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