postadolescence

noun post·ad·o·les·cence \ ˌpōst-ˈˌa-də-ˈle-sᵊn(t)s \

Definition of postadolescence

: the period following adolescence and preceding adulthood
  • … understanding jazz as a 100-year continuity, an art performed by great musicians from postadolescence until the ends of their lives …
  • —Ben Ratliff

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First Known Use of postadolescence

1908


Medical Dictionary

postadolescence

noun post·ad·o·les·cence \ -ˌad-ᵊl-ˈes-ᵊn(t)s \

medical Definition of postadolescence

: the period following adolescence and preceding adulthood

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