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precocious
used in The Brothers Karamazov

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Definition
early development — especially ability or maturity in a child

or more rarely:

disapproving description of a child who takes liberties usually afforded to people who are older
  • Precocity "What do you think the doctor will say to him?"
    Book 10 — The Boys (81% in)

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