Meaning of “menstruation” in the English Dictionary

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"menstruation" in British English

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menstruationnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌmen.struˈeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌmen.struˈeɪ.ʃən/ formal

an occasion when a woman menstruates:

the onset of menstruation

(Definition of “menstruation” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"menstruation" in American English

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menstruationnoun [ U ]

us /ˌmen·struˈeɪ·ʃən/

the flow of blood from a woman’s uterus

(Definition of “menstruation” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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