Age of Man

noun

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First Known Use of Age of Man

1851, in the meaning defined above

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“Age of Man.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ageman. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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