adolesce


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Related to adolesce: Formative years
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Verb1.adolesce - become adolescentadolesce - become adolescent; pass through adolescence; "The children are beginning to adolesce around the age of 12"
develop - grow, progress, unfold, or evolve through a process of evolution, natural growth, differentiation, or a conducive environment; "A flower developed on the branch"; "The country developed into a mighty superpower"; "The embryo develops into a fetus"; "This situation has developed over a long time"
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La mise en place de stratAaAaAeA@gies spAaAaAeA@cifiques ciblant les adolesce les jeunes et les femmes vulnAaAaAeA@rable
Examen du FNUAP des politiques, stratAaAaAeA@gi et lois relatives au mariage des enfants, AaAaAeA la santAaAaAeA@ des adolesce AaAaAeA l'AaAaAeA@ducation et AaAaAeA l'emploi dans cinq pays d'Afrique de l'Ouest.
Early childhood sexual victimization experiences (under age 16) are more prevalent than late adolesce nce/adulthood sexual victimization experiences (ages 16+).