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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The generation following the post-World War II baby boom, especially people born in the United States and Canada from the early 1960s to the late 1970s.

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  • proper n. the generation of people born after the baby boom that followed World War II, especially those born in the 1960s and 1970s

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the generation following the baby boom (especially Americans and Canadians born in the 1960s and 1970s)

Etymologies

After Generation X, a novel by Douglas Coupland (born 1961), Canadian writer.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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