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adulthood

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈæd.ʌlt.hʊd/ /əˈdʌlt-/
the part of someone's life when they are an adult: People in England legally reach adulthood at 18. Responsibility, I suppose, is what defines adulthood.
Translations of “adulthood”
in Chinese (Traditional) 成年(時期)…
in Russian взрослая жизнь…
in Turkish erişkinlik, yetişkinlik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 成年(时期)…
in Polish dorosłość…
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