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underage

adjective uk   /ˌʌn.dəˈreɪdʒ/ us    /-dɚˈeɪdʒ/
younger than the lowest age at which a particular activity is legally or usually allowed: There are laws against underage sex and underage drinking. He was prosecuted for having sex with a girl who was underage.
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