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longevous

[lon-jee-vuh s, lawn-] /lɒnˈdʒi vəs, lɔn-/
adjective, Archaic.
1.
long-lived; living to a great age.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80; < Latin longaevus aged, equivalent to long(us) long1 + aev(um) time, age, lifetime + -us adj. suffix; see -ous
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