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cen·te·nar·i·an

 (sĕn′tə-nâr′ē-ən)
n.
One who is 100 years old or older.

[From Latin centēnārius, of a hundred; see centenary.]

cen′te·nar′i·an adj.
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centenarian

(ˌsɛntɪˈnɛərɪən)
n
a person who is at least 100 years old
adj
1. being at least 100 years old
2. of or relating to a centenarian
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cen•te•nar•i•an

(ˌsɛn tnˈɛər i ən)

adj.
1. pertaining to or having existed 100 years.
n.
2. a person who has reached the age of 100.
[1840–50; < Latin centenāri(us) (see centenary) + -an1]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.centenarian - someone who is at least 100 years oldcentenarian - someone who is at least 100 years old
Adj.1.centenarian - being at least 100 years old
old - (used especially of persons) having lived for a relatively long time or attained a specific age; "his mother is very old"; "a ripe old age"; "how old are you?"
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Translations
باِلغٌ من العُمْرِ مئة سنه
stoletý
hundredårig
százéves ember
storočný
yüz yaşını geçkin kimse

centenarian

[ˌsentɪˈnɛərɪən]
A. ADJcentenario
B. Ncentenario/a m/f
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centenarian

[ˌsɛntɪˈnɛəriən] ncentenaire mf
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

centenarian

nHundertjährige(r) mf, → Zentenar m (geh)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

centenarian

[ˌsɛntɪˈnɛərɪən] ncentenario/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

centenary

(senˈtiːnəri) , ((American) ˈsentəneri) (plural cenˈtenaries) centennial (senˈteniəl) nouns
a hundredth anniversary. The firm is celebrating its centenary this year.
centenarian (sentəˈneəriən) noun
a person who is a hundred or more years old.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
References in classic literature ?
Mehevi acted as supreme lord over the place, spending the greater portion of his time there: and often when, at particular hours of the day, it was deserted by nearly every one else except the verd-antique looking centenarians, who were fixtures in the building, the chief himself was sure to be found enjoying his
Only centenarians die, and nobody worries about anything--or did not until Sally came and gave them something to worry about.
Filon to put into the mouth of an imaginary centenarian a series of delightfully picturesque studies which aim at the minute presentment of life in France under the old regime, and end for the most part with the Revolution.
"Some fella glory-hole, eh, Kwaque?" Daughtry told his seventeen- years-old brown-skinned Papuan with the withered ancient face of a centenarian, the legs of a living skeleton, and the huge-stomached torso of an elderly Japanese wrestler.
'I would propose to the City Council that elderlies will be given 20 percent of the incentive for centenarians when they reach the age of 80, and additional 30 percent when they reach 90,' Gabuya said.
After a life of graft and wartime hardship, centenarians deserve their free licences.
Sonny Lagon, in a statement, said he filed House Bill 907 aimed at providing the same financial benefits being given to centenarians under the Republic Act (RA) No.
Thirteen centenarians in Davao Region received cash gifts of P100,000 from the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD XI) for the first semester of the year.
CALAPAN CITY, Oriental Mindoro - The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will release P100,000 in cash gifts to 34 centenarians residing in Mimaropa (Oriental Mindoro, Occidental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan) this year.
Out of 114 centenarians living in the capital, 39 are men and 75 are women.
The DFA added that Bajet may qualify as a veteran centenarian under the Centenarians Act of 2016 upon the reacquisition of his Filipino citizenship, as per the Philippine Veterans Affairs Office and the Commission on Filipinos Overseas.