anecdotage

1 [an-ik-doh-tij]
noun
anecdotes collectively.

Origin:
1815–25; anecdote + -age

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anecdotage

2 [an-ik-doh-tij]
noun Facetious.
the state of being advanced in age and strongly inclined to tell reminiscent anecdotes: Grandfather is in his anecdotage.

Origin:
1815–25; blend of anecdote and dotage

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anecdotage (ˈænɪkˌdəʊtɪdʒ)
 
n
1.  anecdotes collectively
2.  jocular talkative or garrulous old age
 
[from anecdote + -age, with play on dotage]

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