septuagenarian

noun sep·tu·a·ge·nar·i·an \ (ˌ)sep-ˌtü-ə-jə-ˈner-ē-ən , -ˌtyü- , -ˌchü- \
Updated on: 10 Jan 2018

Definition of septuagenarian

: a person whose age is in the seventies

septuagenarian

adjective

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Origin and Etymology of septuagenarian

Late Latin septuagenarius seventy years old, from Latin, of or containing seventy, from septuageni seventy each, from septuaginta


SEPTUAGENARIAN Defined for English Language Learners

septuagenarian

noun

Definition of septuagenarian for English Language Learners

  • : a person who is between 70 and 79 years old


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