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Medical Dictionary


noun ger·on·tol·o·gy \-ə-jē\
plural ger·on·tol·o·gies

Medical Definition of GERONTOLOGY

:  the comprehensive study of aging and the problems of the aged—compare geriatric 1
ge·ron·to·log·i·cal \jə-ˌränt-əl-ˈäj-i-kəl\ also ge·ron·to·log·ic \-ik\ adjective


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