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
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
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.
We are in the infancy of Shariah-compliant investing in this country.
If life were measured by accomplishments, most of us would die in infancy.
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