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menstruate

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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menstruatemen‧stru‧ate /ˈmenstrueɪt/ verb [intransitive]  HBHwhen a woman menstruates, usually every month, blood flows from her bodymenstruation /ˌmenstruˈeɪʃən/ noun [uncountable]
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Examples from the Corpus
menstruateThe spine grows rapidly during puberty and most of that growth is completed by the time a girl begins to menstruate.She did not regularly use tampons and was not menstruating at the time of admission.Fenna did not want her to menstruate, Fenna would not allow her to desire.We will be menstruating for about 30 years of our lives.A woman who was menstruating was not allowed into the Temple.Insemination was defined as successful if the woman did not menstruate when expected and subsequently had a positive pregnancy test result.
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Verb table
menstruate
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theymenstruate
he, she, itmenstruates
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theymenstruated
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave menstruated
he, she, ithas menstruated
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad menstruated
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill menstruate
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have menstruated
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam menstruating
he, she, itis menstruating
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you, we, theyare menstruating
Past
I, he, she, itwas menstruating
you, we, theywere menstruating
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been menstruating
he, she, ithas been menstruating
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been menstruating
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be menstruating
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been menstruating
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