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Related to prepubertal: pubescence
The period of life immediately before puberty, often marked by accelerated physical growth.
pre·pu′ber·tal, pre·pu′ber·al (-bər-əl) adj.
(Biology) relating to prepuberty
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|Adj.||1.||prepubertal - (especially of human beings) at the age immediately before puberty; often marked by accelerated growth|
human, human being, homo, man - any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
immature - not yet mature