Definition of Childhood. Meaning of Childhood. Synonyms of Childhood

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Definition of Childhood

Childhood
Childhood Child"hood (ch[imac]ld"h[oo^]d), n. [AS. cildh[=a]d; cild child + -h[=a]d. See Child, and -hood.] 1. The state of being a child; the time in which persons are children; the condition or time from infancy to puberty. I have walked before you from my childhood. --1. Sam. xii. 2. 2. Children, taken collectively. [R.] The well-governed childhood of this realm. --Sir. W. Scott. 3. The commencement; the first period. The childhood of our joy. --Shak. Second childhood, the state of being feeble and incapable from old age.

Meaning of Childhood from wikipedia

- responsible adult or child custody, whether their parents divorce or not. Early childhood follows the infancy stage and begins with toddlerhood when the child begins...
- Childhood obesity is a condition where excess body fat negatively affects a child's health or well-being. As methods to determine body fat directly are...
- Look up childhood in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Childhood is the age span ranging between birth and puberty. According to United Nations Children's...
- The term childhood disease refers to disease that is contracted or becomes symptomatic before the age of 18 or 21 years old. Many of these diseases can...
- Childhood amnesia, also called infantile amnesia, is the inability of adults to retrieve episodic memories (memories of situations or events) before the...
- Childhood trauma is often described as serious adverse childhood experiences (ACEs). Children may go through a range of experiences that classify as psychological...
- Childhood education may refer to: Early childhood education, the education of children from infancy until around eight Primary education, the education...
- Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) encomp**** various forms of physical and emotional abuse, neglect, and household dysfunction experienced in childhood. The...
- Childhood schizophrenia (also known as childhood-onset schizophrenia, and very early-onset schizophrenia) is similar in characteristics of schizophrenia...
- second childhood in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Second childhood may also refer to: Second Childhood, a 1976 album by Phoebe Snow Second Childhood (film)...