having no children; childless, especially by choice.
making a positive choice not to have children
noun 1. the reeducation, therapeutic treatment, or study of children with emotional and behavioral problems, conducted by psychologists, teachers, or other trained specialists. noun 1. the counselling of emotionally disturbed children
[chahyld-hoo d] /ˈtʃaɪld hʊd/ noun 1. the state or period of being a . 2. the early stage in the existence of something: the childhood of the human race. /ˈtʃaɪldhʊd/ noun 1. the condition of being a child; the period of life before puberty n. “period of life from birth to puberty,” Old English cildhad; […]
- Childhood muscular dystrophy
childhood muscular dystrophy n. See pseudohypertrophic muscular dystrophy.
[chahyl-ding] /ˈtʃaɪl dɪŋ/ adjective, Archaic. 1. bearing ; pregnant.