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graybeard

[grey-beerd] /ˈgreɪˌbɪərd/
noun
1.
Sometimes Disparaging. a man whose beard is gray; old man; sage.
Also, greybeard.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80; gray1 + beard
Related forms
graybearded, adjective
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graybeard

noun

A very senior pilot (1970s+ Airline)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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