Definition of menstrual in English:

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menstrual

Pronunciation: /ˈmenstr(o͞o)əl/

adjective

Relating to the menses or menstruation: menstrual blood
More example sentences
  • We examined whether women with irregular cycles have more menstrual symptoms than do women with regular cycles.
  • Do you think someone's behavior may be telling you about a menstrual disorder?
  • An incorrect menstrual history can, of course, alter the correct interpretation of the test.

Origin

Late Middle English: from Latin menstrualis, from menstruum 'menses', from mensis 'month'.

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