infancy, babyhood, early childhood(noun)
the early stage of growth or development
the earliest state of immaturity
The earliest period of childhood (crawling rather than walking).
The state of being an infant.
An early stage in the development of, eg, some technology.
The state of being a minor.
the state or period of being an infant; the first part of life; early childhood
the first age of anything; the beginning or early period of existence; as, the infancy of an art
the state or condition of one under age, or under the age of twenty-one years; nonage; minority
Origin: [L. infantia: cf. F. enfance. See Infant.]
The numerical value of infancy in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of infancy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of infancy in a Sentence
The Internet was in its infancy when we started.
Our understanding of the germline is in its infancy.
Adolescence is the stage between infancy and adultery.
All HIV cure approaches in general are in their infancy.
The market is in its infancy. I think there's a huge opportunity.
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