Meaning of GERIATRIC in English

GERIATRIC

/jer'ee a"trik, jear'-/ , adj.

1. of or pertaining to geriatrics, old age, or aged persons.

n.

2. Slang. an old person.

[ 1925-30; gér ( on ) old man + -IATRIC ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .