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menostaxis

[ men-uh-stak-sis ]
/ ˌmɛn əˈstæk sɪs /
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noun Pathology.

an abnormally prolonged period of menstruation.

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Origin of menostaxis

1895–1900; meno- + Greek stáxis dropping, dripping (of blood)
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Medical definitions for menostaxis

menostaxis
[ mĕn′ə-stăksĭs ]

n.

hypermenorrhea
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