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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    young adult: someone in their mid to late teens; generally used about works created for that audience

    The fantasy I loved as a teen would be YA now.

    recognition of the wonderful work which is being done throughout in children’s and YA writing

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 27/01/2016


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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