pubertal(redirected from pubertal period)
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The stage of adolescence in which an individual becomes physiologically capable of sexual reproduction.
[Middle English puberte, from Old French, from Latin pūbertās, from pūbēs, pūber-, adult.]
pu′ber·tal, pu′ber·al (-bər-əl) adj.
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|Adj.||1.||pubertal - of or related to puberty|
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