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geriatrics

noun [U] uk   us   /ˌdʒer.iˈæt.rɪks/ specialized
the care and treatment of old people who are ill
Translations of “geriatrics”
in Vietnamese lão khoa…
in Spanish geriatría…
in Thai การศึกษาเกี่ยวกับผู้ป่วยสูงอายุ…
in Malaysian ilmu geriatrik…
in French gériatrie…
in German die Geriatrie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 老年醫學, 老年病學…
in Indonesian geriatri…
in Chinese (Simplified) 老年医学, 老年病学…
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