Person+of+mature+age

  • 1 mature — [mə toor′, məchoor′, mətyoor′] adj. [ME < L maturus, seasonable, ripe, mature < IE base * ma , good, in good time > L Matuta, goddess of dawn] 1. a) full grown, as plants or animals b) ripe, as fruits c) fully developed, as a person, a… …

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  • 2 Age of consent — For other uses, see Age of consent (disambiguation). Sex and the law Social issues Age of consent · Antisexualis …

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  • 3 age — /ayj/, n., v., aged, aging or ageing. n. 1. the length of time during which a being or thing has existed; length of life or existence to the time spoken of or referred to: trees of unknown age; His age is 20 years. 2. a period of human life,… …

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  • 4 mature — maturely, adv. maturement, n. matureness, n. maturer, n. /meuh toor , tyoor , choor , cherr /, adj., maturer, maturest, v., matured, maturing. adj. 1. complete in natural growth or development, as plant and animal forms: a mature rose bush. 2.… …

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  • 5 mature# — mature adj Mature, matured, ripe, mellow, adult, grownup are comparable if not often interchangeable because they all bear the same underlying meaning fully developed. Mature, in its basic use as applied to living things, stresses the completion… …

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  • 6 age — [āj] n. [ME < OFr aage < ML * aetaticum < L aetas, contr. < aevitas, akin to aevum, age, eternity < IE base * aiw > AYE1] 1. the time that a person or a thing has existed since birth or beginning 2. usual or expected life span… …

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  • 7 age — n: the time of life at which some particular qualification, power, or capacity arises the voting age is 18 see also legal age, majority Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 8 mature student — noun A person who enters higher education later in life than is usual • • • Main Entry: ↑mature * * * mature student UK US noun [countable] [singular mature student plural …

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  • 9 Age regression fetish — Age regression is a sexual fetish for some individuals. Individuals with this fetish often enjoy mainstream age regression stories, although there are also specific stories that cater to the fetish and even some pornographic films in which an… …

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  • 10 age — ► NOUN 1) the length of time that a person or thing has existed. 2) a particular stage in someone s life. 3) the latter part of existence; old age. 4) a distinct period of history. 5) a division of geological time that is a subdivision of an… …

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  • 11 Mature minor doctrine — Family law Entering into marriag …

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  • 12 age — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Old age Nouns 1. age, years, oldness; life expectancy, life span; longevity, length of years; gerontology, geriatrics; gerontocracy; ageism. 2. (maturity) adulthood, man or womanhood, maturity; legal or… …

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  • 13 mature — ma|ture1 [məˈtʃuə US ˈtʃur] adj ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(sensible)¦ 2¦(fully grown)¦ 3¦(wine/cheese etc)¦ 4¦(older)¦ 5¦(novel/painting etc)¦ 6 on mature reflection/consideration 7¦(financial)¦ 8 mature market/industry ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1300 1400; : Latin; Origin …

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  • 14 mature — 1 adjective 1 SENSIBLE a child or young person who is mature behaves in a sensible and reasonable way, as you would expect an older person to behave: She s very mature for her age. | John has always shown a mature attitude to his work. opposite… …

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  • 15 Age of majority — Legal age redirects here. For other uses, see Legal age (disambiguation). The age of majority is the threshold of adulthood as it is conceptualized (and recognized or declared) in law. It is the chronological moment when minors cease to legally… …

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  • 16 age — [[t]eɪdʒ[/t]] n. v. aged, ag•ing age•ing 1) the length of time during which a being or thing has existed; length of life or existence to the time mentioned: trees of unknown age[/ex] 2) a period of human life, measured by years from birth, when a …

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  • 17 age — n. & v. n. 1 a the length of time that a person or thing has existed or is likely to exist. b a particular point in or part of one s life, often as a qualification (old age; voting age). 2 a colloq. (often in pl.) a long time (took an age to… …

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  • 18 age — noun 1》 the length of time that a person or thing has existed.     ↘a particular stage in someone s life.     ↘old age. 2》 a distinct period of history.     ↘a division of geological time that is a subdivision of an epoch.     ↘(ages/an age)… …

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  • 19 age of consent — noun The age at which a person is legally considered to be mature enough to engage willingly in sexual intercourse …

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  • 20 age — eɪdÊ’ n. length of time that a person or organism has been alive; length of time that an object has existed; period, era; generation v. grow older, mature …

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