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teen

2 noun
     
teen2 [countable]
1 American English informal a teenager
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teens

[plural] your teens is the period of your life when you are between 13 and 19 years old
be in your teens
She was in her teens when she met him.
early/late teens
We moved to York when I was in my early teens.

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