Definitions for aging

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ripening, aging, ageing(noun)

    acquiring desirable qualities by being left undisturbed for some time

  2. aging, ageing, senescence(adj)

    the organic process of growing older and showing the effects of increasing age

  3. aging, ageing, senescent(adj)

    growing old

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. aging(adjective)ˈeɪʤɪŋ

    getting older

    her aging parents

  2. aging(noun)ˈeɪʤɪŋ

    the process of becoming old

    scientific studies on aging

Wiktionary

  1. aging(Noun)

    The process of becoming older or more mature.

  2. aging(Noun)

    Allowing something to become older.

    The owner asked the clerk to age some big bills that were due.

  3. aging(Noun)

    The deliberate act of making something (such as an antique) appear older than it is.

  4. aging(Noun)

    Becoming senescent; accumulating damage to macromolecules, cells, tissues and organs with the passage of time

  5. aging(Noun)

    Elderly person. Only as a collective plural in "the aging"

  6. aging(Adjective)

    Becoming elderly.

    The aging artist could no longer steadily hold the brush.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Aging

    of Age

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Aging

    The gradual irreversible changes in structure and function of an organism that occur as a result of the passage of time.

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