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Synonyms for age

years

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a long time

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Antonyms

  • a second
  • a moment
  • an instant
  • a short time
  • a flash
  • a little while
  • a split second
  • no time at all
  • a jiffy
  • two shakes of a lamb's tail
  • the twinkling or wink of an eye

a long time or while

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grow old

come of age

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Synonyms for age

a particular time notable for its distinctive characteristics

a long time

to grow old

to bring or come to full development

Synonyms for age

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The reasons for the older functional age he said are varied, and include diseases like diabetes and hypertension along with unhealthy lifestyle patterns.
This neurobehavioral assessment is termed the functional age of hearing loss.
This glycation may turn out to be a useful measure of health or functional age.
Proactive ageing cure, the official said, should begin when a patient is in the mid-40s or early-50s: "Nowadays, there is a test, the H-Scan, which helps tabulate the functional age of a person.
Contributors cover a range of issues, including the theories behind the functional age model, case management, the needs of minority siblings as caregivers, older Latinos and mental health services, self-care, elder abuse and substance abuse, special groups such as elderly rural Korean women, African-American pastors and their role in mental health care, Hispanic women with diabetes and self-care, older adults after a traumatic or disastrous event, caregivers of children with cancer or those with HIV/AIDS, care in a mix of the inner city and satellite communities, families of choice and of origin with older gay or lesbian caregivers, multicultural perspectives for caregivers of those with dementia, and community alliances that support care providers of the aging.
Functional age, and not age alone, should be considered in making a driving assessment in a given patient.
Because of its accuracy and potency as an age-detector, it has aptly earned the distinction as "the gold standard for measuring functional age.
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