subteen

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sub·teen

 (sŭb′tēn′)
n.
A preadolescent boy or girl.

subteen

(ˌsʌbˈtiːn)
n
(Sociology) rare US and Canadian a young person who has not yet become a teenager

sub•teen

(ˈsʌbˈtin)

n.
a child approaching adolescence.
[1950–55]
Translations

subteen

[ˌsʌbˈtiːn] Npreadolescente mf, menor mf de 13 años

subteen

n (esp US) → Kind nt
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Born between the early to mid-1980s and the late 1990s, they were in their subteens to early 20s when the recession hit in December 2007.
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Teens and even subteens are wearing more makeup to school.