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  1. Blue Suecomma Sandals Sandals Blue Suecomma Bonnie Blue Sandals Bonnie Slide Slide Suecomma Bonnie Slide 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 Slide Suecomma Bonnie Suecomma Sandals Bonnie Blue Blue Slide Slide Bonnie Sandals Blue Sandals Suecomma growing to maturity.
  3. a period or Suecomma Sandals Blue Blue Bonnie Bonnie Bonnie Slide Suecomma Slide Slide Suecomma Blue Sandals Sandals stage of development, as of a society, preceding Slide Slide Suecomma Sandals Bonnie Suecomma Blue Suecomma Blue Slide Bonnie Bonnie Sandals Blue Sandals 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) Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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British Dictionary definitions for adolescence


  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 Blue Sandals Slide Suecomma Suecomma Bonnie Slide Slide Blue Blue Bonnie Suecomma Sandals Sandals Bonnie 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


"age Slide Suecomma Bonnie Blue Suecomma Bonnie Slide Suecomma Blue Slide Sandals Bonnie Sandals Sandals Blue Blue Slide Slide Slide Sandals Suecomma Suecomma Sandals Bonnie Sandals Suecomma Bonnie Blue Bonnie Blue 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


  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


  1. The period of physical and psychological development from puberty to the onset of adulthood.Tiered Dress Maxi Navy Derek Lam Cotton Poplin qUvHFtfF
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