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senility

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noun se·nil·i·ty \si-ˈni-lə-tē also se-\

Definition of senility

  1. :  the quality or state of being senile; specifically :  the physical and mental infirmity of old age



Examples of senility

  1. <with his increasing senility, Granddad is beginning to have more and more senior moments>



1791

First Known Use of senility

1791


Medical Dictionary

senility

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noun se·nil·i·ty \si-ˈnil-ət-ē also se-\

Medical Definition of senility

plural se·nil·i·ties

  1. :  the quality or state of being senile; specifically :  the physical and mental infirmity of old age





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