(comparative more gerontocratic, superlative most gerontocratic)
- Of or relating to gerontocracy.
Variant of gerontocracy
- government by old men
- pl. gerontocracies a governing group composed of old men
Origin of gerontocracyaltered (modeled on -cracy) ; from French gérontocratie ; from Classical Greek geronto- (see gerontology) + -kratia, -cracy