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  • n. Plural form of teen.
  • n. The numbers between thirteen and nineteen.
  • n. The time of life between thirteen and nineteen years old.
  • n. The second decade of a century: the 1910s, 2010s, etc. The oneties, the tens.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n.pl. The years of one's age having the termination -teen, beginning with thirteen and ending with nineteen.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • The numbers whose names have the termination -teen; especially, the years of one's age included within these numbers.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the time of life between the ages of 12 and 20
  • n. all the numbers that end in -teen

Etymologies

The final syllable of the numbers from thirteen to nineteen. More at teen. (Wiktionary)

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