noun see gerontology

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • gerontologist — n. one who specializes in gerontology, one who studies aging and the problems of the agedger·on·tol·o·gist || ‚dÊ’erÉ™n tÉ‘lÉ™dʒɪst /‚dÊ’erÉ’n tÉ’l …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gerontologist — ger·on·tol·o·gist …   English syllables

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