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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to geriatrics.
  • adj. Of or relating to the aged or to characteristics of the aging process.
  • n. An aged person.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the elderly.
  • adj. Of or pertaining to geriatrics.
  • n. An old person.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to or practicing geriatrics
  • adj. of or relating to the aged

Etymologies

Back-formation from geriatrics.
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