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addaword.gifdefinition of geriatricacy

noun
government by persons only of advanced age
The government of Cuba is a geriatricacy.
Submitted by: Peter Polack from Cayman Islands on 26/11/2010 15:41:00
Definition of geriatricacy from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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