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1. Being of advanced age; old.
2. Characteristic of old age.
3. (ājd) Having reached the age of: aged three.
4. (ājd) Brought to a desired ripeness or maturity: aged cheese.
5. Geology Approaching the base level of erosion.
Elderly people considered as a group. Used with the.

ag′ed·ly adv.
ag′ed·ness n.
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in a manner resembling that of an aged person
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