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a.1.Consisting of seventy; also, seventy years old.
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(25.) For the history of the major mission presses in China, see Gilbert McIntosh, The Mission Press in China: Being a Jubilee Retrospect of the American Presbyterian Mission Press; with Sketches of Other Mission Presses in China, as well as Accounts of the Bible and Tract Societies at Work in China (Shanghai: American Presbyterian Mission Press, 1895); and Gilbert McIntosh, Septuagenary of the Presbyterian Mission Press (Shanghai: American Presbyterian Mission Press, 1914).
It is hard to imagine that a street urchin in the Moroccan casbah and a septuagenary monk in Finland see precisely eye to eye on the matter of lying.