Medical Definition of Molimen
1. An effort; laborious performance of a normal function. Origin: L. An endeavor (05 Mar 2000)
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Literary usage of Molimen
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The New-York Monthly Chronicle of Medicine and Surgery (1825)
"That abortion is commonly the consequence of a universal molimen, ... That this molimen does not act in directly exciting the contractions of the uterus, ..."
2. A Text-book on the practice of gynecology: For Practitioners and Students by William Easterly Ashton (1916)
"If the treatment fails to establish menstruation and the health of the individual suffers on account of the molimen and the nervous symptoms, ..."
3. Saint Louis Medical and Surgical Journal (1874)
"The molimen each month is marked by hypogastric pains; ... The mammae are well-developed, and are swollen during the molimen, at which times the areola and ..."