- a young person approaching the teens or adolescence.
- a range of even-numbered garment sizes, chiefly from 6 to 14, designed for girls under 13.
- of, relating to, or designed for subteens: subteen clothes.
Origin of subteen
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- US and Canadian rare a young person who has not yet become a teenager
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