the early stage of growth or development
the earliest state of immaturity
- The period from the War of Independence to the Civil War is the babyhood of the United States.
- I would lay my cheeks gently against the comfortable cheeks of my pillow, as plump and blooming as the cheeks of babyhood.
- Although this theory is in its babyhood, a new perspective of technological innovation has been introduced and this is just the aim of this paper.