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  1. the time between the first onrush of hormones and full adult physical development. last 3-5 years
    Puberty
  2. Girl's first menstrual period, signaling that she has begun ovulation. pregnacy is biologically possible
    Menarache
  3. boy's first ejaculation of sperm. erections can occur as early as infancy
    Spermarche
  4. organic chemical substance that is produced by one body tissue and conveyed via the bloodsteam to another to affect some physiological funstion
    Hormone
  5. gland in the brain that responds to a signal from the hypothalamus by producing many hormones
    pituitary
  6. two glands, located above the kidneys, that produce hormones
    adrenal glands
  7. sex hormone, considered the chief estrogen.
    estradiol
  8. the paired sex glands. produce hormones and gametes
    gonads
  9. sex hormone, the best know of the androges.
    testosterone
  10. hormone that affects appetite and is believed to affect the onset of puberty
    leptin
  11. parts of the body that are directly involved in reproduction, including the bagina, uterus, ovaries, testicles, and penis.
    Primary sex characteristics
  12. physical traits that are not directly involved in reproduction but that indicate sexual maturity, such as man's beard and woman's breast.
    Secondary sex charateristics
  13. the idea that each new generation forgets what the previous generation learned. As used here, the term refers to knowledge about the harm drugs can do
    Generational forgetting

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