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gerontic

[juh-ron-tik] /dʒəˈrɒn tɪk/
adjective
1.
2.
of or pertaining to the last phase in the life cycle of an organism or in the life history of a species.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; < Greek gerontikós of old men, equivalent to geront- (stem of gérōn old man) + -ikos -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for gerontic

gerontic

/dʒɛˈrɒntɪk/
adjective
1.
(biology) of or relating to the senescence of an organism
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