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Pubescent

Definition
adjective
(1) Of, relating to, or characterized by pubescence
(2) Describing an individual having reached or at the puberty stage
(3) Covered with fine short hair or down
Supplement
Word origin: Latin pubescens (to become hairy, downy, or an adult)
Related term(s):

See also:

  • puberty
  • adolescence


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