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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
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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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