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adult
1. A person who has stopped growing except in the middle.
2. Someone who has stopped growing vertically and now has a tendency to grow horizontally.
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adult transport
The carrying or dragging of one adult social insect by a nest mate, usually during colony emigrations.

In ants, adult transport is a very frequent and stereotypical form of behavior.

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adult
1. Someone who has attained maturity or legal age.
2. Having attained full size and strength; grown up; mature: an adult person, animal, plant; or a fully grown, mature organism.
3. Fully developed and mature.
4. Relating to, intended for, or befitting adults: adult education.
5. Containing or dealing in explicitly sexual material; pornographic: adult movies; adult bookstores.
6. Etymology: from Latin adultus, past participle of adolescere "to grow up, to mature".
7. Someone who has stopped growing at both ends and is now expanding in the midsections (bottom and front).
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(Latin: adult, mature; sign of maturity, especially the growth of pubic hair; extended to mean the "pubic bone")
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An adult is someone who has stopped growing at both ends and is now growing in the middle.
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