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Synonyms for age

years

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a long time

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  • 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

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The cerebellum and brainstem were well organized but both, especially the pontine base, were much smaller than that of the age-matched control (Figure 6, A and B, respectively).
In our study, STZ-induced diabetic mice for 8 weeks developed mild aortic atherosclerotic plaques, with a mean LA of (6.82 [+ or -] 0.69) x [10.sup.3] [micro][m.sup.2] (P < 0.01 versus age-matched control).
The age-matched control group were recruited from the same geographical area and met the same inclusion and exclusion criteria, except that they had not suffered from a past or present mood or other psychiatric disorder and scored zero on all the items of the measures of depression (see below).
We compared the perioperative parameters of the 26 patients who had unplanned admissions with those of 26 age-matched controls who were not admitted (table 3).
Results showedthe forebrain volume is not significantly different in the diabetic rats compared to the age-matched control rats at 2 and 4 months after STZ injection (Figures 2(a) and 2(b)).
We acknowledge that a "bank" of these readily accessible controls could permit more rapid recruitment of participants in numerous age strata and obviate the need for extensive random digit dialing to recruit an adequate age-matched control population in many investigations.
Fisher's exact test did not show any difference between the 1991 and 1999 worker groups and their corresponding age-matched control groups with regard to the frequency of menstrual abnormalities after starting working in the 1-BP factory.
The incontinent women (15.0 |+ or -~ 1.8) had a higher score (p |is less than~ 0.05) in the dimension indicating emotional disturbance than women in the age-matched control group (10.1 |+ or -~ 1.0).
They compared these brain scans with those of an age-matched control group of eight people without writer's cramp.
These mutations have been demonstrated to be present in Parkinson's disease patients but rarely in age-matched control individuals.
Sullivan, Ph.D., from the Stanford University School of Medicine in California, and colleagues examined cortical volume deficits using 826 structural magnetic resonance images from 222 individuals with alcohol dependence and 199 age-matched control participants.
Research: The effect of active absorbable algal calcium (AAA Ca) with collagen and other matrix components on aging-associated skin changes and backache and joint pain was tested in a case-controlled study of 40 test subjects and 40 age-matched control subjects (mean age, 65 years) complaining of backache and knee joint pain due to osteoarthritis, spondylosis deformans, and/or osteoporosis.
Averages of Individuals' Parameters(*) Group [k.sub.1], [s.sup.-1] Alzheimer disease 1.73 [+ or -] 0.11 Age-matched control 1 .1 7 [+ or -] 0.1 5 P (t test) <.01 Group 1/[k.sup.2](0), s Alzheimer disease 2.1 8 [+ or -] 0.1 9 Age-matched control 3.02 [+ or -] 0.28 P (t test) <.05 Group [Lambda] Alzheimer disease 0.040 [+ or -] 0.01 5 Age-matched control -0.038 [+ or -] 0.01 3 P (t test) <.001
They found that the mean proportion of hemoglobin F to hemoglobin A (adult) in 59 SIDS victims was 63 percent, compared with a mean of 48 percent in 40 age-matched control infants.
(Mice are considered to have just reached sexual maturity at age 8 weeks.) The team rated aggression according to how a male mouse acted toward an age-matched control "opponent" introduced into its cage.