from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Chiefly British Variant of aging.
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- v. Present participle of age.
- n. The process of becoming older or more mature.
- n. The deliberate act of making something (such as an antique) appear older than it is.
- n. Becoming senescent; accumulating damage to macromolecules, cells, tissues and organs with the passage of time.
- adj. Becoming elderly.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. having lived for a relatively long (or a specified) time; not young; -- used especially of persons. Opposite of
- n. same as aging.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See aging.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. acquiring desirable qualities by being left undisturbed for some time
- adj. growing old
- n. the organic process of growing older and showing the effects of increasing age
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