puberty is produced by certain phenomena which occur in the sexual organs.
puberty is the proper time for the appearance of menstruation.
puberty merely increases the self-consciousness by intensifying its cause.
puberty is the most wonderful, the most significant period in a girl's life.
puberty comes to both sexes as early as at ten and eleven years.
Another of the dances that is still kept up is the puberty Dance.
puberty marks its advent, although the exact sign of its arrival is hard to determine.
puberty is the proper time for the appearance of menstruation, one of the most important and sacred of her functions.
puberty immediately succeeds childhood and attends us to the end of our days.
puberty is a name given to the age at which a boy becomes capable of being a father.
"the time of life in which the two sexes begin first to be acquainted" [Johnson], late 14c., from Old French puberté and directly from Latin pubertatem (nominative pubertas) "age of maturity, manhood," from pubes (genitive pubertis) "adult, full-grown, manly." Related: Puberal; pubertal.
puberty pu·ber·ty (pyōō'bər-tē)
The stage of adolescence in which an individual becomes physiologically capable of sexual reproduction.