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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Eld  \Eld\,  v.  t. 
  To  make  old  or  ancient.  [Obs.] 
 
  Time,  that  eldeth  all  things  --Rom.  of  R. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Eld  \Eld\,  v.  i. 
  To  age;  to  grow  old  [Obs.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Eld  \Eld\,  a.  [AS.  eald.] 
  Old  [Obs.]  --Chaucer. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Eld  \Eld\,  n.  [AS.  yldu  yldo,  eldo,  old  age,  fr  ald,  eald, 
  old  See  {Old}.] 
  1.  Age;  esp.,  old  age.  [Obs.  or  Archaic] 
 
  As  sooth  is  said  eelde  hath  great  avantage. 
  --Chaucer. 
 
  Great  Nature,  ever  young,  yet  full  of  eld. 
  --Spenser. 
 
  2.  Old  times;  former  days;  antiquity.  [Poetic] 
 
  Astrologers  and  men  of  eld.  --Longfellow. 




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