Examples of childhood in a Sentence
diseases that can occur in childhood
Both men had unhappy childhoods.
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Jason McCue wasn’t raised in the Seattle area like Kenney, but the Seattle University student did watch Bumbershoot performances on YouTube from his childhood home in West Chester, Pennsylvania.
Our children have, by and large, had secure and happy childhoods: orthodontics, vacations in Maine.
Kevin and Teryl worried about the effects of a childhood spent without a home.
Kaia’s was a grounded childhood, free of the typical trappings of fame.
Best childhood memory Walking in the rain forest of Nicaragua with my mother.
Lawrence previously worked in the early childhood department.
Breastfeeding lowers the risk of a baby developing asthma, allergies, respiratory infections and certain childhood cancers. Breastfeeding decreases the likelihood of a baby developing diabetes.
In the early 2000s, researchers developed rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs) for malaria, a major childhood killer.
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First Known Use of childhood
before 12th century
CHILDHOOD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of childhood for English Language Learners
: the period of time when a person is a child
CHILDHOOD Defined for Kids
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