Definition of prepuberty in US English:

prepuberty

noun

  • See prepubertal

    • ‘Early school ages, prepuberty, puberty, male and female differences in voice and speech, and changes in later life are examined.’
    • ‘A tradition no longer observed is the prepuberty ceremony for ten-year-old girls, which involved grinding corn for an entire day at the girl's paternal grandmother's house.’

Pronunciation

prepuberty

/ˌpriˈpjubərdi//ˌprēˈpyo͞obərdē/