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agemate

[eyj-meyt] /ˈeɪdʒˌmeɪt/
noun
1.
a person of about the same age as another:
The student is far behind her agemates in reading comprehension.
Origin
1575-1585
1575-85; age + mate1
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Contemporary definitions for agemate
noun

a person of approximately the same age as another; a contemporary

Examples

He was matched with his agemates when the team was selected.

Word Origin

similar to playmate

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