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Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006


infants
Persons who are under the age of legal majority—at common law, 21 years, now generally 18 years. According to the sense in which this term is used, it may denote the age of the person, the contractual disabilities that non-age entails, or his or her status with regard to other powers or relations.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


infants
Persons who are under the age of legal majority—at common law, 21 years, now generally 18 years. According to the sense in which this term is used, it may denote the age of the person, the contractual disabilities that non-age entails, or his or her status with regard to other powers or relations.

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