Noun(1) the time of life when sex glands become functional
(1) The onset of acne is usually around puberty , but in a minority of cases it may also start in adulthood.(2) An increase in physical size is the first sign of puberty in boys.(3) a particularly traumatic puberty(4) During the years between puberty and the menopause, women's ovaries make a hormone called oestrogen.(5) If you have not shown any signs of puberty by the age of fifteen, it is a good idea to visit your GP for a check-up.(6) In a few cases these feelings continue and so the physical effects of puberty can be very distressing and confusing.(7) This is quite common in adolescents and is often first noted at the onset of puberty .(8) Times have changed; many girls are now reaching puberty at Primary School.(9) As puberty begins, your body begins to produce hormones that cause your eggs to mature.(10) Central to this are the sex hormones, which are produced at puberty .(11) Our study indicates that puberty may also be a highly vulnerable period.(12) The possibility that puberty is occurring earlier in Britain than previously has caused great interest.(13) The onset of puberty appears to be triggered by changes in the blood melatonin level.(14) The magnitude of the difference rises substantially after puberty , but the reason for this change is unclear.(15) Generally, girls reach puberty approximately six months to a year earlier than boys.(16) the onset of puberty
(1) puberty :: puberteit
1. adolescence ::
2. pubescence ::
3. sexual maturity ::
4. growing up ::
5. youth ::
6. young adulthood ::
9. the awkward age ::
die ongemaklike ouderdom
10. juvenescence ::
Different Formspubertal, puberty
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