precocity

[ pri-kos-i-tee ]
/ prɪˈkɒs ɪ ti /

noun

the state of being or tendency to be precocious.

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Origin of precocity

1630–40; < French précosité, equivalent to précose (< Latin praecoci-, stem of praecox early ripening, adj. derivative of praecoquere to bake or ripen early; see pre-, cook1) + -ité -ity
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