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English definition of “young”

young

adjective [-er/-est only]    /jʌŋ/
(esp. of something living) at an early stage of development or existence; not old: Young children should not be left alone at home. I work with wonderful young people mostly in their late teens. The new law creates a new driver’s license for those as young as 14.
(Definition of young adjective from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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