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  • n. The study of senility; gerontology

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The science of extreme old age or senility; especially, the doctrine of the correlations between nostologic stages of one organism and the adult stages of aberrant or degraded forms of other organisms belonging to the same group.


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    November 25, 2007