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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ju·ve·nile /ˈʤuvəˌnaɪl, nḷ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 ju·ve·nile /ˈʤuvəˌnaɪl, vənḷ/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ju·ve·nile a.
 1. Young; youthful; as, a juvenile appearance. “A juvenile exercitation.”
 2. Of or pertaining to youth; as, juvenile sports.
 Syn: -- Puerile; boyish; childish. See Youthful.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ju·ve·nile, n. A young person or youth; -- used sportively or familiarly.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: of or relating to or characteristic of or appropriate for
             children or young people; "juvenile diabetes";
             "juvenile fashions"
      2: displaying or suggesting a lack of maturity; "adolescent
         insecurity"; "jejune responses to our problems"; "their
         behavior was juvenile"; "puerile jokes" [syn: adolescent,
          jejune, puerile]
      n : a youthful person [syn: juvenile person] [ant: adult]