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  • 1 Old age — Old people redirects here. For the Khmer Rouge term, see New People. For the song by Nirvana, see With the Lights Out. Old Woman Dozing by Nicolaes Maes (1656). Royal Museums of Fine Arts, Brussels Old age (also referred to as …

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  • 2 old age — old age, adj. the last period of human life, now often considered to be the years after 65. [1300 50; ME] * * * Introduction also called  senescence         in human beings, the final stage of the normal life span. Definitions of old age are not… …

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  • 3 Old Age — «Old Age» Canción de Nirvana Box set With the Lights Out Publicación Noviembre de 2004 …

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  • 4 old age — noun a late time of life (Freq. 1) old age is not for sissies he s showing his years age hasn t slowed him down at all a beard white with eld on the brink of geezerhood • Syn: ↑years, ↑ …

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  • 5 old age — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ advanced, extreme ▪ happy ▪ She can look forward to a happy old age. ▪ lonely (esp. BrE) ▪ fears about a lonely o …

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  • 6 old age — n. to live to a ripe old age * * * [ˌəʊld eɪdʒ] to live to a ripe old age …

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  • 7 live to a ripe old age — to live until you are very old. Both his grandparents lived to a ripe old age …

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  • 8 at the ripe old age of — (something) live to a ripe old age to live until you are very old. He died at the ripe old age of eighty seven …

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  • 9 at the ripe old age of something — at the ripe old age of (something) live to a ripe old age to live until you are very old. He died at the ripe old age of eighty seven …

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  • 10 AGE AND THE AGED — Old Age IN THE BIBLE Extreme longevity is attributed to the Fathers of Mankind (e.g., Methusaleh, 969 years) and the Fathers of the Israelite People (Abraham, 175; Isaac, 180; Jacob, 147; Moses, 120). By some, Genesis 6:3 is taken to mean that… …

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  • 11 Old Louisville — Residential District U.S. National Register of Historic Places U.S. Historic district …

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  • 12 Live Through This — álbum de estudio de Hole Publicación 12 de abril de 1994 Grabación Triclops Studios, Atlanta, GA (Octubre de 1993) Género(s) Rock alternativo, Punk Rock, Grunge …

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  • 13 age — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Old age Nouns 1. age, years, oldness; life expectancy, life span; longevity, length of years; gerontology, geriatrics; gerontocracy; ageism. 2. (maturity) adulthood, man or womanhood, maturity; legal or… …

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  • 14 age — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 how old sb/sth is ⇨ See also ↑old age ADJECTIVE ▪ early, tender, young ▪ He was sent away to school at an early age. ▪ advanced, great …

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  • 15 age — n. stage of life 1) to live to, reach an age 2) an advanced, (ripe) old, venerable age (she lived to a ripe old age) 3) an early, tender, young age (at an early age; at a very young age) 4) middle age 5) (a) college; high school (AE); preschool;… …

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  • 16 Old Tom Parr — Thomas Parr Born 1483 (1483) (reputedly) Shrewsbury, England Died 14 November …

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  • 17 live — live1 W1S1 [lıv] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(in a place/home)¦ 2¦(plant/animal)¦ 3¦(at a particular time)¦ 4¦(be/stay alive)¦ 5¦(way of life)¦ 6¦(earn a living)¦ 7¦(exciting life)¦ 8¦(imagine something)¦ 9¦(be kept somewhere)¦ 10 …

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  • 18 live — live1 [ lıv ] verb *** ▸ 1 be/stay alive ▸ 2 have home in place ▸ 3 have kind of life ▸ 4 keep alive certain way ▸ 5 continue to exist ▸ 6 have interesting life ▸ 7 be kept in certain place ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) intransitive to be or stay alive: She s …

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  • 19 age — /eɪdʒ / (say ayj) noun 1. the length of time during which a being or thing has existed; length of life or existence to the time spoken of or referred to: his age is 20 years; a tree of unknown age. 2. the lifetime of an individual, or of the… …

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  • 20 old — /oʊld / (say ohld) adjective (older or elder, oldest or eldest) 1. far advanced in years or life. 2. of or relating to a long life or persons advanced in years: to live to a good old age. 3. having the appearance or characteristics of advanced… …

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