Adolescent

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Age RangePlay
Adolescents are typically 13 to 19 years old, covering the teenage period. SlideHe became more independent during his adolescent years.
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Puberty ReferencePlay
Adolescents undergo puberty, experiencing significant physical and emotional changes. SlideDuring his adolescent growth spurt, he outgrew all his clothes.
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Behavioral ContextPlay
The term 'adolescent' can imply immaturity or inexperience in certain contexts. SlideHer adolescent behavior at the meeting was unprofessional.