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1. The state of being pubescent.
2. The attainment or onset of puberty.
3. A covering of soft down or short hairs, as on certain plants and insects.
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|Noun||1.||pubescence - the time of life when sex glands become functional|
time of life - a period of time during which a person is normally in a particular life state
adolescence - the time period between the beginning of puberty and adulthood
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pubescence[pjuːˈbesəns] N → pubescencia f
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