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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·fan·cy /ˈɪnfən(t)si/
 幼年,初期,幼兒期

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 in·fan·cy /ˈɪnfənsɪ/ 名詞
 嬰兒期(兩歲以內)

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·fan·cy n.
 1. The state or period of being an infant; the first part of life; early childhood.
    The babe yet lies in smiling infancy.   --Milton.
    Their love in early infancy began.   --Dryden.
 2. The first age of anything; the beginning or early period of existence; as, the infancy of an art.
    The infancy and the grandeur of Rome.   --Arbuthnot.
 3. Law The state or condition of one under age, or under the age of twenty-one years; nonage; minority.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 infancy
      n 1: the early stage of growth or development [syn: babyhood, early
           childhood]
      2: the earliest state of immaturity [syn: babyhood]