ageing definition

  • noun:
    • Chiefly British Variant of the aging process.
    • the entire process of getting older or higher adult.
    • The deliberate act of creating something (such as for instance an antique) look older than it really is.
    • getting senescent; accumulating harm to macromolecules, cells, cells and organs using passing of time.
    • same as the aging process.
    • See ageing.
    • getting desirable characteristics when you are kept undisturbed for quite a while
    • the natural procedure for growing older and showing the results of increasing age
  • verb:
    • Present participle of age.
  • adjective:
    • getting elderly.
    • having resided for a comparatively long (or a specified) time; maybe not young; -- used specifically of persons. Opposite of younger.
    • growing old

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