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ADOLESCENCE, persons. That age which follows puberty and precedes the age of majority; it commences for males at fourteen, and for females at twelve years completed, and continues till twenty-one years complete.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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So, why are the teen years the best time to start a business?
Assisting parents of children with DS through the teen years is imperative.
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From behavior problems and school struggles to helping a child develop social consideration, this is a 'must' for any who have an ASD child and are looking ahead to the turbulent teen years and how to cope with an Autism child entering these years.
Gossios Burg spent her childhood in Greece and her teen years in Vienna before studying art education at the University of Massachusetts at Boston.
This ability of the brain to modify its circuitry is strongest in the teen years. This means that it is easier for you--as a teen--to learn something new and remember it, such as a foreign language, than it is for an adult.
FOR a young female moving into her teen years, it was time to put the teddies to bed and move into a room that was more mature yet still fun The transition from childhood to adulthood can be daunting but, helped along with a bright and breezy colour scheme, it's the perfect time for a clear-out and to put some ka-boom!
Diabetic teen years presents parents with health problems that non-diabetic children are not heir too.
The documentary turns into a horror film when the third subject, Winnifred, a young girl with a brilliant, indefatigable sense of irony and self-esteem, crosses from adolescence into her teen years and immediately turns into a Facebook addict.
City scouts have been tracking Manchester-born Healey, who moved to Flintshire with his family during his early teen years, for some time.
Fourteen-year-old Bonnie and her friend Jen decide to create a blog to help other teenagers survive the terrible teen years. But giving advice turns out to be a lot more than Bonnie and Jen bargained for.
The website also published pictures of the actress during her teen years. In her adolescant phase the star apparently sported a chic fringe.