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

- Childhood is the age span ranging from birth to puberty. It may also include adolescence, but precedes adulthood regardless. According to Piaget's theory...
- Childhood amnesia, also called infantile amnesia, is the inability of adults to retrieve episodic memories (memories of situations or events) before the...
- neurodevelopmental disorder whose symptoms first appear during infancy or childhood, and generally follows a steady course without remission. People with...
- Misplaced Childhood is the third studio album by the British neo-progressive rock band Marillion, released in 1985. It is a concept album loosely based...
- 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 Memories may refer to: Childhood Memories (song), a British Sea Power single Childhood Memories (book), the memoirs of Romanian author Ion Creangă...
- Early childhood is a stage in human development. It generally includes toddlerhood and some time afterwards. Play age is an unspecific designation approximately...
- A Childhood (French: Une Enfance) is a 2015 French drama film written and directed by Philippe Claudel. Jimmy is 13 years old and lives in a small dilapidated...
- The history of childhood has been a topic of interest in social history since the highly influential book Centuries of Childhood, published by French...
- Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) is a United States immigration policy that allows some individuals with unlawful presence in the United...
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