Having to do with the time after menopause. Menopause («change of life») is the time in a woman's life when menstrual periods stop permanently.

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  • Postmenopausal — After the menopause. Postmenopausal is defined formally as the time after which a woman has experienced twelve (12) consecutive months of amenorrhea (lack of menstruation) a full year without a period. The average length of the postmenopause has… …   Medical dictionary

  • postmenopausal — adjective subsequent to menopause • Pertains to noun: ↑menopause * * * (|) ̷ ̷+ adjective Etymology: post + menopausal 1. : having undergone menopause postmenopausal women 2. : occurring after menopause …   Useful english dictionary

  • postmenopausal — post|men|o|paus|al [ˌpəustmenəˈpo:zəl US ˌpoustmenəˈpo: ] adj a postmenopausal woman has gone through the ↑menopause (=when she stops having her monthly flow of blood) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • postmenopausal — adjective Date: 1928 1. having undergone menopause 2. occurring or administered after menopause • postmenopausally adverb • postmenopause noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • postmenopausal — adj. * * * …   Universalium

  • postmenopausal — adjective subsequent to the menopause …   Wiktionary

  • postmenopausal — nach der Menopause …   Universal-Lexikon

  • postmenopausal — post|meno|pau|sa̱l [zu ↑post... u. ↑Menopause]: den Zeitabschnitt nach Beginn der Menopause betreffend, nach der Menopause auftretend …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • postmenopausal — adj. following the cessation of menstrual cycle; following middle age …   English contemporary dictionary

  • postmenopausal — post·menopausal …   English syllables

  • postmenopausal — UK [ˌpəʊstmenəˈpɔːz(ə)l] / US [ˌpoʊstmenəˈpɔz(ə)l] adjective relating to the time of a woman s life after the menopause …   English dictionary

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