a person who has withdrawn from a political group and joined with a few others to form a dissident group
an inhabitant of the city of Adullam (Gen. 38:1, 12, 20).
having attained full size and strength; grown up; mature: an adult person, animal, or plant. of, relating to, or befitting adults. intended for adults; not suitable for children: adult entertainment. a person who is fully grown or developed or of age. a full-grown animal or plant. a person who has attained the age of maturity […]
- Adult education
a program of noncredit courses for adults regardless of previous education, offered typically by a university extension or institute. Historical Examples The lodge members became interested in a State-wide program of adult education, and began a lending library of non-fiction books. North Dakota Various adult education as a supplementary form of instruction was considered an […]
- Adult fanconi’s syndrome
adult fanconi’s syndrome adult Fanconi’s syndrome n. A rare hereditary disease characterized by a softening of bone tissue and a malfunctioning of the renal tubules that causes cystine to be excreted in the urine.
- Adult home
any of various private residences for former state psychiatric patients, supervised by a department of a state or city government.