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geront(o)-

 
word element [Gr.], old age; the aged.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

gero-

, geront- , geronto-
Combining forms meaning old age.
See also: presby-
[G. gerōn, old man]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

geronto-

, geront- [Gr. gerōn, stem geront-, old man]
Prefixes meaning old age.
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