[ pohst-pyoo-bes-uhnt ]
/ ˌpoʊst pyuˈbɛs ənt /
a young person in his or her early teens.
of, relating to, or characteristic of postpubescents.
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Medical definitions for postpubescent
[ pōst′pyōō-bĕs′ənt ]
Occurring after puberty.
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