Recent Examples of gerontology from the Web
Aderet reports that Guinness is currently reviewing its records and contacting the gerontology community to find the current oldest-living man.
One of the most emotionally fraught areas of gerontology had its champion at the event.
Aubrey de Grey and Maria Entraigues presented their gerontology findings with vivid PowerPoint slides.
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Origin and Etymology of gerontology
First Known Use: 1903See Words from the same year
GERONTOLOGY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of gerontology for English Language Learners
: the scientific study of old age and of the process of becoming old
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