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- (transitive) to retire or put out of use due to age
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir Thomas Browne to this entry?)
- (transitive) to show to be obsolete due to age
- (intransitive) to retire due to age
- (intransitive) to become obsolete or antiquated
- (transitive) To give a pension to, on account of old age or other infirmity; to cause to retire from service on a pension.
to retire due to age