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English definition of “age-associated memory impairment”

age-associated memory impairment

noun [U]     /ˌeɪdʒ.əˌsəʊ.ʃiː.eɪ.tɪd ˈmem.əri ɪmˌpeə.mənt/ US  /ˈeɪdʒ.əˌsoʊ.ʃiː.eɪ.t̬ɪd ˈmem.ə.ri ɪmˌpeər.mənt/ (also AAMI) specialized
mild loss of the ability to remember facts that is considered a normal part of the ageing processMental and psychiatric disorders
(Definition of age-associated memory impairment noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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