menopausal

[ men-uh-paw-zuh l ]
/ ˌmɛn əˈpɔ zəl /

adjective

of, relating to, or characteristic of menopause.

Origin of menopausal

First recorded in 1905–10; menopause + -al1

Related forms

post·men·o·pau·sal, adjectivepre·men·o·pau·sal, adjective
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Medicine definitions for premenopausal

premenopausal

[ prē′mĕn-ə-pôzəl ]

adj.

Of or relating to the years or the stage of life immediately before the onset of menopause.
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