HyperDic: prepubertal

English > 1 sense of the word prepubertal:
ADJECTIVEallprepubertal, prepubescent(especially of human beings) at the age immediately before puberty
English > prepubertal: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaning(especially of human beings) at the age immediately before puberty; often marked by accelerated growth.
Synonymprepubescent
Categoryhomo, man, human being, humanAny living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
Broaderimmaturenot yet mature
Spanishpreadolescente, prepubescente
Nounsprepubertya period of two years immediately prior to the onset of puberty when growth and changes leading to sexual maturity occur

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