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menstrual cycle

Syllabification: men·stru·al cy·cle

Definition of menstrual cycle in English:

noun

The process of ovulation and menstruation in women and other female primates.
Example sentences
  • Earlier onset of regular menstrual cycles is associated with early regular ovulatory menstrual cycles, a risk factor for the disease.
  • The pituitary gland also controls ovulation and the menstrual cycle in women.
  • This signal was used to identify days of ovulation during 696 menstrual cycles.

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