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Geography (of a river, valley, or land surface) in the final stage of the cycle of erosion, characterized by flat extensive flood plains and minimum relief
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Here at last we see Amis at rest: oldish, sentimental, content, the expected skewerings and obloquies still present but no longer essential to the proceedings.
Later, George has a conversation with his therapist, whom he sees as "one oldish man .
Aileen, ever eager to practise her descriptive skills, painted a rather unflattering portrait of the teacher, Mrs Taylor, in her diary: oldish, false teeth, grey hair, shiny complexion, rosebud mouth, coquettish smile.
This ban, introduced no doubt because oldish people complained that even older people complain too much about walking up country home staircases, has to be one of the most ironic rulings ever.
OLDISH celebrities, even of the minor genre, should leave the stage gracefully.
My dad is oldish (51), and I'm scared that he'll die soon.
If you were on the run, you would probably choose an oldish model of a nondescript car.
At the 13th month green coffee yielded an insignificant oldish flavor during its last cupping test.
As an oldish bloke I found 17 Again engaging and compassionate, containing a sweet message about second chances and innocence.
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Beckwith, the only carpentry skills he has came from watching his father, he added that he has had to do some remodeling in his oldish house.