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elderly

adjective

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being of advanced years and especially past middle age
  • elderly people who stay active are usually the healthiest and the happiest

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The first known use of elderly was in 1611

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“Elderly.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/elderly. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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