noun Date: 1916 prepuberty

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • prepubescence — pre·pu·bes·cence (prē pyo͞o bĕsʹəns) n. Prepuberty. * * * …   Universalium

  • prepubescence — noun The period prior to the onset of puberty; prepuberty …   Wiktionary

  • prepubescence — pre·pu·bes·cence pyü bes ən(t)s n PREPUBERTY * * * pre·pu·bes·cence (pre″pu besґəns) prepuberty. prepubescent adj …   Medical dictionary

  • prepubescence — pre·pubescence …   English syllables

  • prepubescence — | ̷ ̷+ noun Etymology: pre + pubescence : prepuberty …   Useful english dictionary

  • prepubescent — prepubescence, n. /pree pyooh bes euhnt/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to the years immediately preceding puberty, prepubertal. n. 2. a prepubescent boy or girl. [1900 05; PRE + PUBESCENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • human behaviour — Introduction       the potential and expressed capacity for physical, mental, and social activity during the phases of human life.       Human beings, like other animal species, have a typical life course that consists of successive phases of… …   Universalium

  • Castrato — A castrato is a man with a singing voice equivalent to that of a soprano, mezzo soprano, or contralto voice produced either by castration of the singer before puberty or one who, because of an endocrinological condition, never reaches sexual… …   Wikipedia

  • Human development (biology) — Contents 1 Biological development 1.1 Physical stages of human life 1.2 Physical development milestones 2 See also …   Wikipedia

  • Leg shaving — is the practice of removing leg hair using a razor. It is a very common practice among women in Western countries, and is also done by some men, especially cyclists and swimmers. In addition to shaving the hair off, some individuals may use… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”