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English definition of “maturation”

maturation

noun [U] /mætʃ·əˈreɪ·ʃən/

maturation noun [U] (MENTAL DEVELOPMENT)

the process of becoming completely developed mentally or emotionally

maturation noun [U] (PHYSICAL GROWTH)

the process of becoming completely grown physically
(Definition of maturation from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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