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/ˌadlˈesəns/,
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The period following the onset of puberty during which a young person develops from a child into an adult,
  1. The period following the onset of puberty during which a young person develops from a child into an adult


  1. the time period between the beginning of puberty and adulthood
  2. (adolescent) a juvenile between the onset of puberty and maturity
  3. (adolescent) relating to or peculiar to or suggestive of an adolescent; "adolescent problems"
  4. (adolescent) being of the age 13 through 19; "teenage mothers"; "the teen years"
  5. (adolescent) displaying or suggesting a lack of maturity; "adolescent insecurity"; "jejune responses to our problems"; "their behavior was juvenile"; "puerile jokes"
  6. Adolescence Macmillan Dictionary for Students Macmillan, Pan Ltd. (1981), page 14, 456. Retrieved 2010-7-15. ...
  7. Adolescence is a 1966 French short documentary film directed by Marin Karmitz. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Short.
  8. (The Adolescent) The Raw Youth, also published as The Adolescent or An Accidental Family, (Подросток), is a novel by Russian writer Fyodor Dostoevsky, first published in 1875. ...
  9. (The Adolescent (film)) The Adolescent (L'Adolescente) is a French drama film directed by Jeanne Moreau in 1978, released January 1979. It was entered into the 29th Berlin International Film Festival.
  10. (The Adolescents) The Adolescents are an American punk band formed in 1980 in Fullerton, California. It is a punk supergroup, made up of early members of Agent Orange and Social Distortion. ...
  11. (The Adolescents (album)) Adolescents (often called The Blue Album) is the eponymous debut album by the Orange County punk rock band the Adolescents. ...
  12. The transitional period of physical and psychological development between childhood and maturity
  13. (Adolescent) A young person who has undergone puberty but who has not reached full maturity. In the context of this report, unless noted otherwise, 'adolescent' refers to an individual below the minimum legal purchase or drinking age. See also Young people.
  14. (Adolescent) Congenital or Hereditary Gynecomastia is typically evident by the ages of 12 to 18 in boys.^[6] Thirty percent to sixty percent of young boys suffer from large male breasts. ...
  15. (Adolescent) It comes from the Latin word adolescere which means to "to grow up".
  16. (Adolescent) over age 10 (most common)
  17. (adolescent) Lack of definiteness. Calendar years do not determine the mental growth of the individual, hence many writers who are grown physically are mentally adolescent.
  18. (Adolescents) Defined as admissions aged 12 to 17, inclusive.
  19. (Adolescents) FR Vol. 59, No. 238, Dec. 13, 1994: the age from 12 years to 16 years.
  20. All adolescents and young people are aware of their sexual and reproductive rights, are empowered to make informed choices and decisions regarding SRH; and are able to act on them.
  21. a period of life in which the biological and psychosocial transition from childhood to adulthood occurs.
  22. The teenage years; the physical and mental transition from child to adult (see puberty).
  23. is a difficult period to define in terms of the time of its onset termination. During this period, most bodily systems become adult both structurally and functionally. ...
  24. The World Health Organization uses the 10-19 year age range to define adolescence.
  25. A stage of development from puberty to maturity.