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noun ge·ri·at·ric \ˌjer-ē-ˈa-trik, ˌjir-\

Medical Definition of GERIATRIC

ge·ri·at·rics plural but singular in construction :  a branch of medicine that deals with the problems and diseases of old age and aging people—compare gerontology
:  an aged person
July 04, 2015
stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
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