elderly

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discrimination against elderly ageism
discrimination against middle-aged and elderly people ageism , agism
elderly man antique , gaffer , old-timer , old geezer , oldtimer
any elderly pompous reactionary ultranationalistic person (after the cartoon character created by Sir David Low) Blimp , Colonel Blimp
hanging fold of loose skin on an elderly person's neck dewlap
woman, elderly wealthy widowed dowager
elderly woman of high social status dowager
titled elderly woman dowager
abnormal spinal curvature that results when osteoporosis causes the spine to collapse; seen most often in elderly women dowager's hump
breakdown of elastic tissue (as the loss of elasticity in the skin of elderly people that results from degeneration of connective tissue) elastosis
elderly statesman whose advice is sought be government leaders elder statesman
concerning the elderly geriatric
elderly person golden ager , old person , oldster , senior citizen
middle-aged or elderly woman who is stylish and highly respected grande dame
federal program that provides health insurance to the elderly and disabled Medicare
term of address for an elderly woman mother
vivacious elderly man old boy
elderly unmarried woman old maid , spinster
insurance paid to the elderly old-age insurance
disease of bone occurring in the middle aged and elderly; excessive bone destruction sometimes leading to bone pain and fractures and skeletal deformities osteitis deformans , Paget's disease
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