Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Old age; elderliness.

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  • n. old age

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Old age.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Old age.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Medieval Latin senectitūdō, from Latin senectūs, from senex, old, an elder.

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Latin senectus aged, old age, senex old. Compare senescent.

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