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old

adjective advanced in years, ancient, antiquated, antique, archaic, crumbling, decadent, decayed, declining, decrepit, deteriorated, dilapidated, discontinued, early, elderly, enfeebled, hoary, inveteratus, no longer young, not modern, obsolete, olden, past, preceding, preexisting, run down, rusty, stale, superannuated, timeworn, used, vetustus, vintage, waning, weakened, weathered, worn, worn out
Associated concepts: ancient records doctrine
See also: antique, elderly, obsolete, outdated, outmoded, prior, stale, traditional, trite
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The old oak cut down on Heritage Oak Court last month was the biggest coast live oak tree in Simi Valley, said Mike Kuhn, an environmental planner for the city from 1974-2003 who surveyed 4,000 of the city's oaks.
There is within this book a sound understanding that the Old Testament is a Word to be wrestled with and meditated upon, a Word that ultimately impacts our communities of faith and the world.
The other officers at the scene were able to subdue the man, who was 37 years old at the time of the incident.
On his return to England, Rowley resumed his Semitic research into the Aramaic of the Old Testament, and he was awarded the Oxford University B.
In setting forth the ancient and medieval high cultural backgrounds to early modern English representations of old age, she reveals the common rhetorical tendency in virtually every period to speak in terms of decline and, at the same time, the diverse and even conflicting images that have existed.
The new taxpayer would have to use the old taxpayer's accounting method for the contract, regardless of the new taxpayer's principal accounting method, whether the new taxpayer is otherwise eligible to use the old taxpayer's method, and whether the new taxpayer makes applicable elections.
The old borrower can then refinance the real estate free of the old mortgage.
Once the user makes these decisions, data from the old software repositories is exported and subsequently imported into the new software system.
Long term care facilities] do tend to segregate old people from the rest of us.
Stacked stairs form an intermediate zone between old and new.
The other is to embrace old age so wholeheartedly that we give up the struggle and just sink back and concentrate on our waning powers.
Agents were dispatched around the country to research the old steps and figures and collect the tunes that traditionally accompanied them.