change of life

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the change (of life)

Menopause. Some women have many difficulties during the change of life, both physical and emotional.
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change of life

Also, the change. Menopause. For example, After nine pregnancies, she was actually looking forward to the change of life, or She became quite moody during the change. [c. 1820]
See also: change, life, of
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the change of life

the menopause. informal euphemistic
See also: change, life, of
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