puberty Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"puberty" in British English

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pubertynoun [U]

uk   /ˈpjuː.bə.ti/  us   /-bɚ.t̬i/
the ​stage in people's ​lives when they ​develop from a ​child into an ​adult because of ​changes in ​theirbody that make them ​able to have ​children: At puberty, ​pubichairdevelops and ​girlsbegin to ​menstruate.
(Definition of puberty from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"puberty" in American English

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pubertynoun [U]

 us   /ˈpju·bər·t̬i/
the ​stage in a person’s ​life when the ​persondevelops from a ​child into an ​adult because of ​changes in the ​body that make the ​personable to have ​children
(Definition of puberty from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “puberty”
in Spanish pubertad…
in Vietnamese tuổi dậy thì…
in Malaysian baligh…
in Thai วัยเริ่มหนุ่มสาว…
in French puberté…
in German die Pubertät…
in Chinese (Simplified) 青春期…
in Turkish ergenlik/buluğ çağı…
in Russian половая зрелость…
in Indonesian puber…
in Chinese (Traditional) 青春期…
in Polish dojrzałość (płciowa)…
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