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Civil Law and Scottish Law. The state of being below the legal age of puberty; the period during which a person remains in this state. Compare "pupil". Now chiefly historical.
Mid 16th century. From Middle French pupilarité, pupillarité (French pupillarité; now rare) condition of being a ward, period of time during which a child is a ward from pupillaire + -ité.
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