PRECOCIOUS PUBERTY

irregularly formative growth of carnal maturation, generally prior to the age of 8 in a girl and 10 in a boy. It is characterized by mature gonads able of spermatogenesis or ovulation, adult amounts of male or female sex hormones, and secondary carnal attributes.

PRECOCIOUS PUBERTY: "The doctor said there is no cause for concern- Samantha is merely exhibiting signs of precocious puberty."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PRECOCIOUS PUBERTY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/precocious-puberty/ (accessed September 11, 2019).
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