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[Fr. age, fr. L. aetas]
1. The time, measured in seconds, minutes, hours, days, months, or years that an organism has lived since its birth. 2. A particular period of life (such as middle age or old age). 3. To grow old. 4. In psychology, the degree of development of one individual as compared or contrasted with another of comparable development or accomplishment.
Venes, Donald, editor. "Age." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/747181/all/bone_age.
Age. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/747181/all/bone_age. Accessed August 21, 2019.
Age. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/747181/all/bone_age
Age [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 August 21]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/747181/all/bone_age.
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