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post·men·o·paus·al

 (pōst′mĕn-ə-pô′zəl)
adj.
Of or occurring in the time following menopause.

postmenopausal

(ˌpəʊstmɛnəʊˈpɔːzəl)
adj
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) existing or taking place after the menopause
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Adj.1.postmenopausal - subsequent to menopause
Translations

postmenopausal

adj posmenopáusico
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