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precocious
used in Nine Stories

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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
  • He looks precocious, for God's sake.
    9 — Teddy (11% in)
precocious = early development — especially aptitude or maturity in a child
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