fully-grown

fully-grown
.fully-'grown
adj BrE .full-grown AmE
a fully-grown animal, plant, or person has developed to their full size and will not grow any bigger
After six weeks, the larva emerges as a fully-grown beetle.

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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