how to pronounce octogenarian


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octogenarian is pronounced in six syllables

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meanings of octogenarian


  1. Of or relating to an octogenarian.
  2. Being between the age of 80 and 89, inclusive.


  1. One who is between the age of eighty and eighty-nine, inclusive.

octogenarian frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word octogenarian occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics octogenarian can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that octogenarian can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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