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Creative Director Francesco Risso draws inspiration from Italy in the '70s for his sophomore Marni collection. Cut from pink wool-crepe in a loose shift silhouette, this silk-lined dress has a modest high neckline and split sides. Pair yours with the label's flat leather sandals.

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  1. Wool Wool Pink Crepe Marni Marni Dress 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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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 Dress Crepe Wool Pink Marni Marni Wool 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 Wool Crepe Pink Dress Marni Wool Marni Wool Marni Crepe Wool Marni Dress Pink 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.Jolie Black Boots By Edward Ankle Spiers gqqzwAn0
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