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 adolescence. According to Piaget's theory of cognitive development, childhood consists of two stages:...
- neurodevelopmental disorder whose symptoms first appears during infancy or childhood, and generally follows a steady course without remission. People with...
- Childhood Memories may refer to: Childhood Memories (song), a British Sea Power single Childhood Memories (book), the memoirs of Romanian author Ion Creangă...
- and childhood maltreatment are strongly ****ociated with many chronic physical and psychological effects, including subsequent ill-health in childhood, adolescence...
- 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...
- Childhood amnesia, also called infantile amnesia, is the inability of adults to retrieve episodic memories (memories of situations or events) before the...
- Childhood sweetheart is a reciprocating phrase for a relationship (but not a partnership) between young persons. This may come about by an extension of...
- Childhood memory refers to memories formed during childhood. Among its other roles, memory functions to guide present behaviour and to predict ****ure...
- The Adverse Childhood Experiences Study (ACE Study) is a research study conducted by the U.S. health maintenance organization Kaiser Permanente and the...
- Early childhood education (ECE; also nursery education) is a branch of education theory that relates to the teaching of children (formally and informally)...
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