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middle-aged

[mid-l-eyjd] /ˈmɪd lˈeɪdʒd/
adjective
1.
being of the age intermediate between youth and old age, roughly between 45 and 65.
2.
characteristic of or suitable for persons of this age.
Origin
1600-1610
1600-10
Related forms
middle-agedly
[mid-l-ey-jid-lee, -eyjd-] /ˈmɪd lˈeɪ dʒɪd li, -ˈeɪdʒd-/ (Show IPA),
adverb
middle-agedness, noun
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  • Although middleaged, he is shown several times to still have excellent combat skills.
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British Dictionary definitions for middleaged

middle-aged

adjective
1.
of, relating to, or being in the time in a person's life between youth and old age
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