dotage

as in senility
the state or period of mental decline that typically accompanies old age he's now in that stage of his dotage where he has trouble remembering the simplest things

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“Dotage.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dotage. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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