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Menstruum

Men´stru`um
n.1.Any substance which dissolves a solid body; a solvent.
The proper menstruum to dissolve metal.
- Bacon.
Noun1.menstruum - (archaic) a solvent
2.menstruum - the monthly discharge of blood from the uterus of nonpregnant women from puberty to menopause; "the women were sickly and subject to excessive menstruation"; "a woman does not take the gout unless her menses be stopped"--Hippocrates; "the semen begins to appear in males and to be emitted at the same time of life that the catamenia begin to flow in females"--Aristotle
archaicism, archaism, dissolvent, dissolver, dissolving agent, resolvent, solvent
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Mense
Menses
mensh
Menshevik
Menstrual
menstrual blood
menstrual cycle
Menstrual epact
menstrual flow
menstrual phase
Menstruant
Menstruate
menstruating
Menstruation
Menstrue
Menstruous
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Mensurability
Mensurable
Mensurableness
Mensural
Mensurate
Mensuration
Ment
Mentagra
Mental
mental ability
mental abnormality
mental age
Mental alienation
mental anguish
Mental arithmetic
mental attitude
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