age of discretion


noun Law.

the age at which a person becomes legally responsible for certain acts and competent to exercise certain powers.

Nearby words

  1. age group,
  2. age hardening,
  3. age of anxiety,
  4. age of aquarius,
  5. age of consent,
  6. age of innocence, the,
  7. age of reason,
  8. age spots,
  9. age-group,
  10. age-old

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