perimenopause

noun

the period leading up to the menopause during which some of the symptoms associated with menopause may be experienced

Nearby words

  1. perilymphangitis,
  2. perilymphatic,
  3. perilymphatic duct,
  4. perilymphatic space,
  5. perimeningitis,
  6. perimeter,
  7. perimetric,
  8. perimetritis,
  9. perimetrium,
  10. perimetry

Derived Formsperimenopausal, adjective

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