juvenilia

plural noun ju·ve·nil·ia \ ˌjü-və-ˈni-lē-ə \

Definition of juvenilia

1 : compositions produced in the artist's or author's youth
2 : artistic or literary compositions suited to or designed for the young

Origin and Etymology of juvenilia

Latin, neuter plural of juvenilis


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