Puberty is the point in life when an adolescent becomes able to sexually reproduce.noun
An example of puberty is a girl beginning to menstruate.YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: ME puberte < L pubertas < puber, of ripe age, adult, prob. akin to puer, boy
- pubertal adjective
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Origin: Middle English puberte, from Old French, from Latin pūbertās, from pūbēs, pūber-, adult.
- puˈber·tal, puˈber·al adjective
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