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Definition of juvenile

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Definition as written by GrannyLois:

A young individual resembling an adult of its kind except in size and reproductive activity (e.g., a fledged bird not yet in adult plumage)

Definition as written by talinum:

An early phase of plant growth, usually characterized by non-flowering, vigorous increase in size, and often thorniness.

Definition as written by Joan:

In the life cycle of a plant the juvenile phase is characterized by differences in appearance from the adult, and lacks the ability to respond to flower-inducing stimuli.


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