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senility

Syllabification: se·nil·i·ty
Pronunciation: /səˈnilədē
 
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Definition of senility in English:

noun

The condition of being senile: the onset of senility
More example sentences
  • Deafness is a catalyst that pushes many elderly people into seclusion, isolation, and even senility.
  • For the general practitioner a well-used library is one of the few correctives of the premature senility which is so apt to overtake him.
  • Diminished alertness from these drugs in elderly patients may be confused with senility or dementia.

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