What does middle age mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. middle agenoun

    the time of life between youth and old age (e.g., between 40 and 60 years of age)

Wiktionary

  1. middle agenoun

    the period of life between youth and old age; midlife

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  1. Middle age

    Middle age is the period of age beyond young adulthood but before the onset of old age. Various attempts have been made to define this age, which is around the third quarter of the average life span of human beings.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of middle age in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of middle age in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of middle age in a Sentence

  1. Doris Day:

    The really frightening thing about middle age is that you know you'll grow out of it.

  2. Johann von Goethe:

    Whoever, in middle age, attempts to realize the wishes and hopes of his early youth, invariably deceives himself. Each ten years of a man's life has its own fortunes, its own hopes, its own desires.

  3. Alba Pasini:

    This case study is really important, since it testifies that a medical approach to maternal morbidity actually existed during the Lombard period, despite the rejection of the scientific progress which denoted all the Early Middle Age, also, it shows two rare findings, since post-mortem fetal extrusion is a quite rare phenomenon( especially in archaeological specimens), while only a few examples of trepanation are known for the European Early Middle Age.

  4. Anne Case:

    We have come to expect mortality rates in middle age to continue to decline, which they did throughout most of the 20th century...it was really a surprise to see a sustained period when mortality rates actually increased (among middle-aged white Americans).

  5. Tom Sanders:

    It would be wrong to suggest that diet in middle-age is not important.

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