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  • adj. Consisting of seventy; seventy years old.
  • n. A septuagenarian.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Consisting of seventy; also, seventy years old.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Consisting of seventy, especially of seventy years; pertaining to a person seventy or seventy odd years old.
  • n. A septuagenarian.

Etymologies

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Latin septuagenarius, from septuageny seventy each; akin to septuaginta seventy, septem seven. See seven.

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