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age group

noun
1.
persons of approximately the same age and often of the same sex, nationality, educational or social background, etc.
Origin of age group
1900-1905
First recorded in 1900-05
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  • The age group represented was of college men and there was no end of talent.

  • The preponderance of men was greatest at ages below forty; in the age group above sixty-four there were only 77 men to 100 women.

    Area Handbook for Albania Eugene K. Keefe
  • To my best recollection, sir; there were no other children in the neighborhood of his age group that he played consistently with.

    Warren Commission (11 of 26): Hearings Vol. XI (of 15) The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
  • Blaney's muster of 1625 included fifteen men all in the age group from seventeen to forty with most being under thirty.

  • The UTC membership spans most of the age group that is drafted into the regular armed services and the security forces.

    Area Handbook for Romania

    Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole

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