an abortion procedure involving suction aspiration of the uterine contents early in gestation, before the first missed menstrual period: sometimes performed later.
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Also called endometrial aspiration, vacuum aspiration, vacuum curettage.
Origin of menstrual extraction
First recorded in 1970–75
Words nearby menstrual extraction
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