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English definition of “benign senescent forgetfulness”

benign senescent forgetfulness

noun [U] uk   /biˌnaɪn sɪˌnes.ənt fəˈɡet.fəl.nəs/ us    /bɪˈnɑɪn səˈnes.ənt fərˈɡet.fəl.nəs/ (also age-related memory impairment, age associated memory impairment) specialized
mild loss of the ability to remember facts that is considered a normal part of the ageing processDisease and illness
(Definition of benign senescent forgetfulness from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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