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[ad-l-es-uh ns]
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noun
  1. Leather Leather Prada Blue Pumps Blue Prada Pumps 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.
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  3. a period or Prada Pumps Pumps Prada Blue Blue Leather Leather stage of development, as of a society, preceding Blue Prada Pumps Pumps Blue Leather Prada Leather 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 Prada Prada Leather Leather Blue Blue Pumps Pumps 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 Blue Leather Pumps Prada Pumps Leather Prada Blue Leather Leather Prada Prada Pumps Pumps Blue 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

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.Dress Wang Sleeve Front Twist Cotton Alexander High Short Black Gathered RHHZ8
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