opsimath

/ (ˈɒpsɪˌmæθ) /

noun

a person who learns late in life

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Derived forms of opsimath

opsimathy (ɒpˈsɪməθɪ), noun

Word Origin for opsimath

C19: from Greek opsimathēs, from opse late + math- learn

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