3. Age


See also 77. CHILDREN ; 299. OLD AGE .

ageism, agism
discrimination on the basis of age, especially against older people.
antiquation
the process of making antiquated or the condition of being antiquated.
coetaneity
coevalneity. — coetaneous, adj.
coevalneity
the state or quality of being alike in age or duration; contemporaneity. Also called coetaneity . — coeval, aadj.
juniority
the condition of being junior, as in age, rank, or position.
quadragenarianism
the state of being in one’s forties. — quadragenarian, n., adj. quadragenary, adj.
quinquagenarianism
the state of being in one’s fifties. — quinquagenarian, n., adj. quinquagenary, adj.
sexagenarianism
the state of being in one’s sixties. — sexagenarian, n., adj. sexagenary, adj.

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