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Synonyms for prepubescent

(especially of human beings) at the age immediately before puberty

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The absence of biomarkers for dysphoria that will persist into adulthood and the finding that a minority of prepubescent gender dysphoria diagnoses persist into adolescence inform the Dutch approach.
Working with prepubescent mouse pups, the researchers put a fluorescent tag on a gene specific to stem cells.
Judge Tony Briggs told Gibson: "It is perfectly plain from your record that you have a longstanding problem and are sexually attracted by prepubescent girls.
RED got its juice from the inappropriateness of older folk behaving badly, while Kick-Ass became notorious for younger folk, specifically kids, behaving badly -- above all Hit-Girl (nee Mindy Macready), played with callous sangfroid by Chloe Grace Moretz, a prepubescent mass murderer who cut men to bloody ribbons and used 'the C-word' with abandon.
While the bedroom should reflect its occupant's personality, what do you do when it still screams of a prepubescent girl with a massive crush on that cute boy band member?
His pop idol is at heart an awkward and introspective prepubescent boy, albeit one who has to worry about evading stalkers and putting on 'stomach chub.
P discloses that he has been viewing child pornography for 2 years, and during the past 6 months he has been distressed by the intensity of his sexual fantasies involving sexual contact with prepubescent girls.
It is a matter of serious concern that prepubescent children are being raped.
The 107-minute video depicts a prepubescent girl engaged in sex acts and sadomasochistic conduct.
This is because the usual pattern of activity in prepubescent children consists of short bursts of intense activities, for example during free play, which may be scattered along the day.
If the John Jay researchers had used that cutoff, a vast majority of the abusers' victims would have been considered prepubescent," noted the New York Times.
Highlights include I Am Jin Young, an engaging Korean short featuring a precocious prepubescent girl whose life and view of sexuality change when her mother brings home her hot tomboy friend; the quick and sexy Trophy in which an Ellen Page look-a-like baby dyke seduces her father's new trophy wife and Public Relations, a charming upbeat romantic-comedy short in the vein of Imagine Me & You, which foilows the budding romance between two overworked personal assistants who, after years of talking on the phone, are suddenly in the same city.
One middle-aged woman, who said she was attacked by the youths, reported that some appeared to be as young as 12 and were possibly prepubescent.
When this elicited a bemused response, the singer launched into an explanation of his prepubescent feelings
And the emotional maturity of a prepubescent schoolgirl.