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Pubescent

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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


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Word origin: Latin pubescens (to become hairy, downy, or an adult)

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