abbr. premenstrual tension.

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1. Photomechanical transfer
2. Premenstrual tension

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PMT UK [ˌpiː em ˈtiː] US [ˌpi em ˈti] noun [uncountable] british
premenstrual tension: another name for PMS
Thesaurus: menstruation and the menstrual cyclehyponym

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/ˌpiːˌɛmˈtiː/ noun [noncount]

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PMS [PMS] [ˌpiː em ˈesː] [ˌpiː em ˈesː] (BrE) (also PMT [ˌpiː em ˈtiː] ; [ˌpiː em ˈtiː] NAmE, BrE) noun uncountable
physical and emotional problems such as pain and feeling depressed that many women experience before their ↑period (= flow of blood) each month. PMS/PMT are abbreviations for premenstrual syndrome/tension

Symptoms of PMS include breast tenderness and a craving for sweet food.

see also premenstrual

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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