pubescence


pu·bes·cence

noun \pyü-ˈbe-sən(t)s\

Definition of PUBESCENCE

1
:  the quality or state of being pubescent
2
:  a pubescent covering or surface

First Known Use of PUBESCENCE

15th century

pu·bes·cence

noun \pyü-ˈbes-ən(t)s\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PUBESCENCE

: the quality or state of being pubescent : puberty

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