Tanner growth chart Tan·ner growth chart (tān’ər)
A series of charts for measuring different aspects of the physical development of children according to sex, age, and stages of puberty.
- Tanner stage
Tanner stage n. A stage of puberty in the Tanner growth chart, based on the growth of pubic hair in both sexes, the development of the genitalia in boys, and the development of the breasts in girls.
noun, plural tanneries. 1. a place where tanning is carried on. noun (pl) -neries 1. a place or building where skins and hides are tanned
noun 1. a German lyric poet of the 13th century: a well-known legend tells of his stay with Venus in the Venusberg and his later repentance. 2. (italics) an opera (1845) by Richard Wagner. noun 1. 13th-century German minnesinger, commonly identified with a legendary knight who sought papal absolution after years spent in revelry with […]
adjective 1. Chemistry. of, relating to, or derived from tan or tannin. 2. (of wine) having an astringent taste imparted by the presence of tannin. adjective 1. of, relating to, containing, or produced from tan, tannin, or tannic acid tannic tan·nic (tān’ĭk) adj. Of, relating to, or obtained from tannin.