[ kwing-kwuh-juh-nair-ee-uh n, kwin- ]
/ ˌkwɪŋ kwə dʒəˈnɛər i ən, ˌkwɪn- /
50 years of age.
between the ages of 50 and 60.
a person who is 50 years old or whose age is between 50 and 60.
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British Dictionary definitions for quinquagenarian
/ (ˌkwɪŋkwədʒɪˈnɛərɪən) /
a person between 50 and 59 years old
being between 50 and 59 years old
of or relating to a quinquagenarian
Word Origin for quinquagenarian
C16: from Latin quinquāgēnārius containing fifty, from quinquāgēnī fifty each
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