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What is a growth spurt?


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Answered 2010-10-18 14:50:00

A growth spurt occurs when the body produces large amounts of growth hormones, usually around puberty.

- a growth spurt is when your say feet get bigger in a small amount of time or you grow way taller and start to thin out this usally happens right before puberty.

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