premenstrual Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “premenstrual” in the English Dictionary

"premenstrual" in British English

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premenstrualadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌpriːˈmen.stru.əl/  us   /-strəl/
of the ​time just before a woman's ​period
(Definition of premenstrual from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"premenstrual" in American English

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premenstrualadjective [not gradable]

 us   /priˈmen·stru·əl, ˈmen·strəl/
of the ​time just before a woman’s period (= ​bleeding each ​month from her ​uterus)
(Definition of premenstrual from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “premenstrual”
in Chinese (Simplified) 月经前的,经期前的…
in Turkish âdet öncesi olan, regl öncesi olan…
in Russian предменструальный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 月經前的,經期前的…
in Polish przedmiesiączkowy…
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