age difference

noun

Definition of age difference

: the amount by which ages are different There's a 15-year age difference between her oldest and youngest children.

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“Age difference.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/age%20difference. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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