1. old stager an experienced person who has been through many battles
  2. blind staggers a disease of the central nervous system affecting especially horses and cattle; characterized by an unsteady swaying gait and frequent falling
  3. oldster an elderly person
  4. wild oat grass common in meadows and pastures
  5. aldosterone a corticosteroid hormone that is secreted by the cortex of the adrenal gland; regulates salt (sodium and potassium) and water balance
  6. old witchgrass North American grass with slender brushy panicles
  7. altostratus a stratus cloud at an intermediate altitude of 2 or 3 miles
  8. cladistics a system of biological taxonomy based on the quantitative analysis of comparative data and used to reconstruct cladograms summarizing the (assumed) phylogenetic relations and evolutionary history of groups of organisms
  9. lodestar guiding star
  10. old codger used affectionately to refer to an eccentric but amusing old man
  11. old witch grass North American grass with slender brushy panicles
  12. staggers a disease of the central nervous system affecting especially horses and cattle; characterized by an unsteady swaying gait and frequent falling
  13. old style a typeface (based on an 18th century design) distinguished by irregularity and slanted ascender serifs and little contrast between light and heavy strokes
  14. in stages a little bit at a time
  15. upstager a selfish actor who upstages the other actors
  16. cold storage refrigerated storage for preservation
  17. gold standard system that defines money's value in terms of precious metal
  18. altruistic showing unselfish concern for the welfare of others
  19. multistage occurring in more than one stage
  20. old geezer an elderly man