Definition of Infants. Meaning of Infants. Synonyms of Infants

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Definition of Infants

Infant
Infant In"fant, n. [L. infans; pref. in- not + fari to speak: cf. F. enfant, whence OE. enfaunt. See Fame, and cf. Infante, Infanta.] 1. A child in the first period of life, beginning at his birth; a young babe; sometimes, a child several years of age. And tender cries of infants pierce the ear. --C. Pitt. 2. (Law) A person who is not of full age, or who has not attained the age of legal capacity; a person under the age of twenty-one years; a minor. Note: An infant under seven years of age is not penally responsible; between seven and fourteen years of age, he may be convicted of a malicious offense if malice be proved. He becomes of age on the day preceding his twenty-first birthday, previous to which time an infant has no capacity to contract. 3. Same as Infante. [Obs.] --Spenser.
Infant
Infant In"fant, a. 1. Of or pertaining to infancy, or the first period of life; tender; not mature; as, infant strength. 2. Intended for young children; as, an infant school.
Infant
Infant In"fant, v. t. [Cf. F. enfanter.] To bear or bring forth, as a child; hence, to produce, in general. [Obs.] This worthy motto, ``No bishop, no king,' is . . . infanted out of the same fears. --Milton.

Meaning of Infants from wikipedia

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- Infant baptism is the practice of baptising infants or young children. In theological discussions, the practice is sometimes referred to as paedobaptism...
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- Patriarchs, and Limbo of the Infants. The Limbo of the Fathers is an official doctrine of the Catholic Church, but the Limbo of the Infants is not. The "Limbo of...
- Infant crying is the crying of infants as a response to an internal or external stimulus. Infants cry as a form of basic instinctive communication. Essentially...
- "Born-Alive Infants Protection Act of 2002 (2002 - H.R. 2175)". GovTrack.us. Bill history at the Library of Congress President Signs Born-Alive Infants Protection...
- Infant or infants are human children at the youngest stage of life. Infant or Infants may also refer to: Cleveland Infants, a one-year baseball team in...
- Infant vision concerns the development of visual ability in human infants from birth through the first years of life. The aspects of human vision which...
- at least 75% of preterm infants would survive with appropriate treatment, and the survival rate is highest among the infants born the latest. In women...
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