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Noun: adulthood  u'dúlt,hûd [N. Amer], 'a,dúlt,hûd [Brit]
  1. The period of time in your life after your physical growth has stopped and you are fully developed
    - maturity
  2. The state (and responsibilities) of a person who has attained maturity

Derived forms: adulthoods

Type of: matureness, maturity, time of life

Encyclopedia: Adulthood