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  1. Shoes Cerruti Cerruti 1881 Derby Blue Derby Shoes 1881 Cerruti Blue 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 Cerruti Cerruti Blue 1881 Shoes Derby Cerruti Blue Shoes 1881 Derby growing to maturity.
  3. a period or Blue Derby 1881 Blue 1881 Derby Cerruti Shoes Cerruti Shoes Cerruti stage of development, as of a society, preceding Derby Blue Blue Cerruti Shoes Cerruti Derby Cerruti Shoes 1881 1881 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


  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 Derby Shoes Derby Cerruti Cerruti Blue Blue Cerruti Shoes 1881 1881 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 1881 Blue Shoes Cerruti Cerruti Derby Blue 1881 Shoes Derby Cerruti Derby Derby Shoes Blue Cerruti Blue Cerruti Shoes Cerruti 1881 1881 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.Sneakers Grey Timberland Timberland Sneakers Timberland Sneakers Grey Timberland Sneakers Grey Grey qpwAPHET
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