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French translation of 'infancy'

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1.  [of person] bas âge m
to die in infancy mourir en bas âge
to be in its infancy [research, organization] être à ses balbutiements

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Example Sentences Including 'infancy'

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The infancy narratives are complex.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Plus the technology was in its infancy at that stage.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Similar effects may be seen in all devices or manoeuvres that place the legs in a purely straight position for prolonged periods in early infancy.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Human beings could not survive infancy without receiving valuable objects and services from their parents.
Harris, Marvin Cultural Anthropology (1995)
In infancy and childhood, it is almost a full-time occupation.
Bethune, Helen Positive Parent Power (1991)
Other vulnerabilities emerge during infancy or early childhood.
Bee, Helen The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)
Progress in the understanding of sensory and perceptual processes in early infancy.
Bee, Helen The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)

Trends of 'infancy'

In Common Usage. infancy is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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'infancy' in Other Languages

British English: infancy NOUN
Infancy is the period of your life when you are a very young child.
...the development of the mind from infancy onwards.


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