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noun
  1. Black Arfango Moretti Alberto Sandals Moretti Alberto the transitional period between puberty and adulthood in human development, extending mainly over the teen years and terminating legally when the age of majority is reached; youth.
  2. the process or state of Arfango Moretti Sandals Alberto Alberto Moretti Black growing to maturity.
  3. a period or Moretti Alberto Black Moretti Arfango Sandals Alberto stage of development, as of a society, preceding Moretti Black Sandals Alberto Moretti Arfango Alberto maturity.
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Origin of adolescence

1400–50; late Middle English < Middle French < Latin adolēscentia. See adolescent, -ence
Can be confused adolescence adolescents (see synonym study at adolescent)
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British Dictionary definitions for adolescence

adolescence

noun
  1. the period in human development that occurs between the beginning of puberty and adulthood
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Word Origin

C15: via Old French from Latin Alberto Moretti Moretti Sandals Arfango Black Alberto adolēscentia, from adolēscere to grow up, from alēscere to grow, from alēre to feed, nourish
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Word Origin and History for adolescence

n.

"age Black Sandals Arfango Moretti Alberto Alberto Moretti Alberto Moretti Black Moretti Arfango Sandals Alberto following childhood" (especially the period from the 15th to the 21st year), early 15c., from Middle French adolescence (14c.), from Latin adolescentia "youth," noun of state from adolescentem (see adolescent).

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adolescence in Medicine

adolescence

(ăd′l-ĕsəns)
n.
  1. The period of physical and psychological development from the onset of puberty to complete growth and maturity.
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adolescence in Science

adolescence

[ăd′l-ĕsəns]
  1. The period of physical and psychological development from puberty to the onset of adulthood.Black Theory Black Sleeveless Black Sleeveless Theory Theory Sleeveless Xqwn4g01
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