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menstruate
American English: /ˈmɛnstrəˌweɪt/
, /ˈmɛnˌstreɪt/
British English: /ˈmɛnstrʊeɪt/

Translation of menstruate in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • Example sentences
    • But considering how much time we spend on that time of the month - from puberty to menopause, the average woman menstruates almost seven whole years - many of us know surprisingly little about it.
    • Some women stop menstruating as early as their late 30s.
    • Women menstruate for an average of 40 years of their lives.

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