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noun, Pathology.
a syndrome of progressive, irreversible impairment of cognitive function, caused by organic factors and having its onset late in life.
senile dementia
dementia starting in old age with no precipitating physical cause

senile dementia n.
A progressive, abnormally accelerated deterioration of mental faculties and emotional stability in old age, occurring especially in Alzheimer’s disease.


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