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EtymologyEdit

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From geriatrics; sychronically, from Ancient Greek γῆρας (gêras, old age) + -iatric.

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geriatric (comparative more geriatric, superlative most geriatric)

  1. Of or pertaining to the elderly.
  2. Of or pertaining to geriatrics.

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NounEdit

geriatric (plural geriatrics)

  1. (slang) An old person.

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