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Definition of the noun agism
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noun - plural: agisms
- discrimination on the basis of a person's age
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by Leilani Doty
Agism is a part of the meaning of words that refer to aging in diminishing terms. Some examples of these words with negative meanings are deterioration, disease, disability, distance, disengagement, and dependence. Generally speaking ...
A Glossary of Botanic Terms (1905)
With Their Derivation and Accent, by Benjamin Daydon Jackson by Benjamin Daydon Jackson
not restricted to one host; feeding on various species; Pleoph' agism is the condition ; pleotroph'ic (Tp0¢7"], food), feeding on various substances, ...
by Anthony J. Culyer
Agism. Unfair discrimination against old people. A charge against the use of life- years as an outcome measure in cost–effectiveness analysis (CEA) and related studies, or life-years weighted for quality (as in the quality-adjusted life-year, ...
Book & CD-ROM Set by Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite
ageism (also agism) agism variant spelling of ageism. -ize and ...
by Henry Watson Fowler, Jeremy Butterfield
ageism, agism. The first appearance in the OED of ageism, meaning 'prejudice or discrimination on the ...
and of English synonymes and paronymes by John Oswald
saa'agism, n. syl'vaa, a. sav'ageness , n. Sylva'nus, n. * Sigil, a seal j signature. t Signal, the sign that gives, or Is intended to give notice ; or the notice given ; also, eminent, remarkable. $ Significant ...
by William Morris, Mary Morris
agism/ageism. This is part of the new vocabulary devised by social scientists for discussing the affairs and ...
Dictionary of Hearing (2013)
by Maryanne Maltby
ageism/agism n Age discrimination.
by John Oswald, Joseph Thomas, James Lynd
sau'agism, n. sylvan, a. saii'ageness, n.
A New Medical Dictionary (1890)
by George Milbry Gould
ccsoph- agism, asophagospasm.) CEsophagi'tis (oesophagus, itis, inflammation). Inflammation of the oesophagus. CEsophag'oscope (oesophagus, okottcu, to examine). An instrument for the examination of the oesophagus by artificial ...
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Scrabble value of A1G2I1S1M3
The value of this 5-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the second edition of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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