Geriatric meaning

jĕr'ē-ăt'rĭk
Elderly.

A geriatric crowd at the play; a geriatric cat.

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

A geriatric specialist; geriatric psychiatry; geriatric patients.

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An elderly person.
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Of or pertaining to the elderly.
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Of or pertaining to geriatrics.
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(slang) An old person.
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Origin of geriatric

  • Back-formation from geriatrics
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From geriatrics.
    From Wiktionary