quadragenarian

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quadragenarian

(ˌkwɒdrədʒɪˈnɛərɪən)
n
a person who is between 40 and 49 years old
adj
being from 40 to 49 years old
[C19: from Latin quadrāgēnārius consisting of forty, from quādrāgintā forty]
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Now when a woman decides to love a man for what she can get out of him it is better to take a sexagenarian Excellency than a quadragenarian secretary; there's more profit and less annoyance.