childhood

  1. the time of person's life when they are a child
  2. the state of a child between infancy and adolescence

Childhood

• (n.) The commencement; the first period. • (n.) The state of being a child; the time in which persons are children; the condition or time from infancy to puberty. • (n.) Children, taken collectively.
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Childhood

(from the article `Tolstoy, Leo`) ...Tolstoy wrote some of his most touching letters to her. Despite the constant presence of death, Tolstoy remembered his childhood in idyllic terms. ...
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childhood

puerility noun the state of a child between infancy and adolescence
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Childhood

Child'hood (chīld'hod) noun [ Anglo-Saxon cildhād ; cild child + -hād . See Child , and -hood .] 1. The state of being a child; the time in which persons are children; the condition or time from infancy to puberty. « I have walked ...
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Childhood

Childhood: (1) The time for a boy or girl from birth until he or she is an adult. (2) The more circumscribed period of time from infancy to the onset of puberty. During childhood, the potential of a unique human person must be nurtured by parents or parent figures.
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childhood

period of the human lifespan between infancy and adolescence, extending from ages 1–2 to 12–13. See child development.[23 related articles]
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childhood

The period of life between infancy and puberty. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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childhood

Type: Term Pronunciation: chīld′hud Definitions: 1. The period of life between infancy and puberty.
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childhood

[n] - the time of person`s life when they are a child 2. [n] - the state of a child between infancy and adolescence
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