Meaning of “postmenopausal” in the English Dictionary

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"postmenopausal" in British English

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postmenopausaladjective

uk /ˌpəʊst.men.əˈpɔː.zəl/ us /ˌpoʊst.men.əˈpɔː.zəl/ specialized

relating to the time in a woman's life after she stops having periods (= blood flow from her womb each month):

Cutting back on salt was more effective than exercise in reducing blood pressure in postmenopausal women.

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