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Age Of Consent

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Noun

1. age of consent

the minimum age for marrying without parental consent or the minimum age for consensual sexual relations; intercourse at an earlier age can result in a charge of assault or statutory rape; the age differs in different states of the Union

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Age Of Consent

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noun
1. 
the age at which a person is considered legally competent to consent to sexual intercourse
2. 
the age at which a person can enter into a legally binding contract
the lowest age at which the law recognizes the right of a person to consent to sexual intercourse

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Age Of Consent

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Law
1. 
the age at which a person may marry without parental approval
2. 
the age at which a person is considered legally competent to consent to sexual intercourse

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Age Of Consent

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n.
The age at which a person is legally considered competent to give consent, as to sexual intercourse.

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