menstruum

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menstruum

[′men·strə·wəm]
(materials)
A solvent, commonly one that extracts certain principles from entire plant or animal tissues.
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Por primera vez en la historia, la anticoncepcion hormonal ha cambiado las opciones de las mujeres, y el uso de anticoncepcion con estrogeno-progestageno puede controlar si la mujer menstrua y cuando.
The virtues or chief arcana of Bloodstone are for bloody ulcers, resolved menstrua, premature profluvia of the matrix, lax dysentery, diarrhoea.
The thicker, whiter, frothier quality of the male semen is a hint that it is more powerful, more likely to act as an efficient cause, than the thinner, less pristinely white, and more watery female ejaculate or the still red, even less concocted, menstrua.