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geriatric

 [jer″e-at´rik]
1. pertaining to elderly persons or to the aging process.
2. pertaining to geriatrics.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ger·i·at·ric

(jer'ē-at'rik),
Relating to old age or to geriatrics.
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geriatric

(jĕr′ē-ăt′rĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to geriatrics: a geriatric specialist; geriatric psychiatry; geriatric patients.
2. Elderly: a geriatric crowd at the play; a geriatric cat.
n.
Often Offensive An elderly person.
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geriatric

adjective Referring to older patients and medical practice related to older patients.
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ger·i·at·ric

(jer'ē-at'rik)
Relating to old age.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ger·i·at·ric

(jer'ē-at'rik)
Relating to old age or to geriatrics.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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