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infancy

noun [U]  us   /ˈɪn·fən·si/
the state or period of being a baby, or fig. the early stage of growth or development of something: fig. Bird research on the island is still in its infancy.
Translations of “infancy”
in Chinese (Traditional) 嬰兒期,幼年…
in Russian младенчество…
in Turkish bebeklik, çocukluk, başlangıç…
in Chinese (Simplified) 婴儿期,幼年…
in Polish dzieciństwo, niemowlęctwo…
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