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hebetic

[hi-bet-ik] /hɪˈbɛt ɪk/
adjective, Physiology
1.
pertaining to or occurring in puberty.
Origin
< Greek hēbētikós, equivalent to hēbēt(ḗs) adult (hēbē-, variant stem of hēbân to reach puberty, verbal derivative of hēbē youth + -tēs agent suffix) + -ikos -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for hebetic

hebetic

/hɪˈbɛtɪk/
adjective
1.
of or relating to puberty
Word Origin
C19: from Greek hēbētikos youth, from hēbē youth
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hebetic in Medicine

hebetic he·bet·ic (hĭ-bět'ĭk)
adj.
Of or relating to youth.

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