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  • n. Plural form of centenarian.


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  • Besides this, fratries of people over 95 years old and a bank of centenarians is an inestimable resource for the Foundation Jean Dausset-CEPH.

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  • Improving activities of daily living in Danish centenarians - but only in women: a comparative study of two birth cohorts born in 1895 and 1905

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  • This week I decided to explore the "centenarians" - people living to be over 100 years old, for clues to resiliency and joie de vivre.

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  • The researchers collected and analyzed lifetime medical histories, ages and causes of death for 119 canine "centenarians" - exceptionally long-lived Rottweiler dogs living in the United States and Canada that survived to 13 years, which is 30 percent longer than average Rottweilers.

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  • They're called centenarians, Bill, you know that term?

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  • The centenarians are the most rapidly growing age cohort.


  • Apparently so-called centenarians are not just impressive people but potential video gamers.


  • The organization says it has received several claims from potential Brazilian "super centenarians," but none were ratified because of a lack of evidence and documentation.

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  • When you are dealing routinely with centenarians – Anchor's oldest resident is 111 – you are unfazed by forecasts like last week's government projections that one in four of today's children will live past 100.

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  • Most recently, the discovery of the 230,000 missing centenarians has raised cultural self-questioning to new levels of dismay and outrage.

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