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Juvenile

juvenile n

: an individual who is under an age fixed by law (as 18 years) at which he or she would be charged as an adult for a criminal act compare minor



Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.

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