What does aging mean?

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

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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How to say aging in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of aging in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of aging in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of aging in a Sentence

  1. Christer Fallman:

    We have the same activities, we live the same life and we love in the same way, the only thing that is different is that a small minority of people who are gay can get together to find security when they are aging.

  2. Jeanne Daprano:

    The thing I'm learning about aging is, it's inevitable, i'm not going to escape it. There are two ways to go : You can either press on or give up. Do I want to go back to 50, 40 ? No. Because I think the best is yet to come.

  3. Chief Executive Riaan Burger:

    While that may be conducive or viable for new diamond operators, it might not be conducive to an aging marginal asset like Namdeb, i think there is an understanding of the importance of Namdeb in the economy and in particular in terms of the jobs that are affected by the current short life of mine.

  4. Young Sohn:

    As an industry we must join together to use the power of IoT to address challenges posed by issues such as aging population demographics, water shortages, increasing traffic congestion, pollution and major health issues, we need to create powerful open platforms that will harness the information generated by IoT to develop new insights and new approaches to meet the challenges we face as a society.

  5. Joe Biden.As Robert P. Jones:

    White Republicans have stuck it out and there is [ virtually ] no change, and one of their biggest base groups, White evangelical Protestants, are right there, democrats have moved, independents have moved, other religious groups have moved, so it is a Republican Party and a shrinking, aging White Christians base that is increasingly out of touch with where the country is.

Images & Illustrations of aging

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