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juvenile

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adjective ju·ve·nile \ˈjü-və-ˌnīl, -vən-əl\

Medical Definition of juvenile

  1. 1:  physiologically immature or undeveloped <juvenile fish>

  2. 2:  of, relating to, characteristic of, or affecting children or young people <juvenile arthritis>

  3. 3:  reflecting psychological or intellectual immaturity <juvenile behavior>




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juvenile

noun ju·ve·nile

Medical Definition of juvenile

  1. 1:  a young person; especially :  one below the legally established age (as of 18) of adulthood

  2. 2:  a young individual resembling an adult of its kind except in size and reproductive activity





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