sandwich generation(redirected from Sandwiched Generation)
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members of the middle generation who are trying to raise children and help aging parents at the same time.
sand·wich gen·er·a·tion(sand'wich jen'ĕr-ā'shŭn)
A term used to describe a generation of people who care for their aging parents or other relatives while supporting their own children: essentially "in the middle;" hence, the term sandwich.