Elder

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Definition

(my) elder (brother): (my) older, senior, earlier born (brother)
adjective

an elder: an old person, a senior, a pensioner
noun

Examples

  • "Wang's youngest son Lee took the reins using aggressive tactics: Lee's elder brother Yao, the leading candidate for the position, was found hospitalized in Beijing with both legs broken and his ear missing."

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