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nonagenarian

noun [C] uk   /ˌnɒn.ə.dʒəˈneə.ri.ən/  us   /ˌnɑː.nə.dʒəˈner.i-/
a person who is between 90 and 99 years old
nonagenarian
adjective uk   us  
Translations of “nonagenarian”
in Vietnamese người thọ 90 tuổi…
in Spanish nonagenario…
in Thai ผู้มีอายุระหว่าง 90 – 99 ปี…
in Malaysian orang yang berumur sembilan puluhan…
in French nonagénaire…
in German der/die Neunzigjährige…
in Chinese (Traditional) 九十多歲的人…
in Indonesian 90-an…
in Chinese (Simplified) 九十多岁的人…
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