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Abnormal suppression or absence of menstruation.
a·men′or·rhe′ic, a·men′or·rhe′al adj.
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a•men•or•rhe•a(eɪˌmɛn əˈri ə, əˌmɛn-)
absence of the menses.
a•men`or•rhe′al, a•men`or•rhe′ic, adj.
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The abnormal absence of menstruation.
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|Noun||1.||amenorrhea - absence or suppression of normal menstrual flow|
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
primary amenorrhea - delay of menarche beyond age 18
secondary amenorrhea - cessation of menstruation in a woman who had previously menstruated
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