Definition of juvenile noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

juvenile

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈdʒuvəˌnaɪl//
 
, NAmE//ˈdʒuvənl//
 
(formal or )
 
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(law) a young person who is not yet an adult Most of the suspects were juveniles under the age of 17.
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