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centenarian

centenarian

noun cen·te·nar·i·an \ˌsen-tə-ˈner-ē-ən, -ˈne-rē-\

: a person who is 100 years old or older

Full Definition of CENTENARIAN

:  one that is 100 years old or older
centenarian adjective

First Known Use of CENTENARIAN

1790

Other Calendar Terms

antedate, estival, gloaming, luster, sesquicentennial

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