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girlhoodnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈɡɜːl.hʊd/ us   /ˈɡɝːl.hʊd/ old-fashioned
the period when a person is a girl, and not yet a woman, or the state of being a girl: She lived in India during her girlhood.
(Definition of girlhood from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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girlhoodnoun [U]

us   /ˈɡɜrl·hʊd/
the period of time when a female person is a child: She lived in Chicago during her girlhood.
(Definition of girlhood from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “girlhood”
in Chinese (Simplified) 少女时期,少女时代…
in Chinese (Traditional) 少女時期,少女時代…
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