post·​pu·​ber·​ty ˌpōst-ˈpyü-bər-tē How to pronounce postpuberty (audio)
: the period following puberty
adolescents in postpuberty

Word History

First Known Use

1911, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of postpuberty was in 1911

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“Postpuberty.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2023.

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