What do you mean by adolescence?


Adolescence: The period of life when the body undergoes changes leading to reproductive ability is called adolescence. In humans, adolescence starts at 11 years and lasts up to 19 years of age. Since this period covers the teens, i.e. 13 to 19 years, adolescence is also known as teenage and adolescents are also called teenagers.

Updated on: 10-Oct-2022

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