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(1) The state of being pubescent

(2) The condition of reaching or having reached puberty or the age in which the sex glands have become functional but not yet fully mature

(3) A condition or quality of having or being covered with fine short hair or down, as in some plant, insect, and animal parts


Word origin: Latin pūbēscere to arrive at manhood

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Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?

late pubescence and bighead, combination not seen often, is it? If you're so intelligent, are you already finished with University at your age? Did you do already some real research or just chating online? If you're so intelligent, ...

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by JackBean
Mon Nov 21, 2011 7:29 am
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Am I the Next Step in Human Evolution?
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