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men·o·pause

 (mĕn′ə-pôz′)
n.
1. The permanent cessation of menstruation, usually occurring between the ages of 45 and 55.
2. The period during which such cessation occurs. In both sense, also called climacteric.

[New Latin mēnopausis : meno- + Greek pausis, pause; see pause.]

men′o·paus′al adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.menopausal - of or relating to the menopausemenopausal - of or relating to the menopause  
Translations

menopausal

[ˌmenəʊˈpɔːzəl] ADJmenopáusico

menopausal

[ˌmenəˈpɔːzəl] adj [woman] → ménopausé(e)
a menopausal woman → une femme ménopausée

menopausal

[ˌmɛnəʊˈpɔːzl] adj (woman) → in menopausa; (symptoms, problems) → della menopausa

menopausal

adj menopáusico
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