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EtymologyEdit

From Latin nōnāgēnārius(of the number ninety) (from nonageni(ninety each), from nonaginta(ninety), from nona- (akin to novem(nine)) + -ginta (akin to viginti(twenty)), + -arius) +‎ -an

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NounEdit

nonagenarian ‎(plural nonagenarians)

  1. One who is between the age of 90 and 99, inclusive. One who is in his or her tenth decade.

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AdjectiveEdit

nonagenarian ‎(not comparable)

  1. Being between the age of 90 and 99, inclusive. In one's tenth decade.
  2. Of or relating to a nonagenarian.

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