emmenagogue

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Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek μήν (mḗn, month) + ἀγωγός (agōgós, leading).

Noun[edit]

emmenagogue (plural emmenagogues)

  1. (medicine) Herb that stimulates blood flow in the pelvic area and uterus, causing menstruation.