[ ey-jing ]
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noun, adjective
  1. a variant of aging.

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British Dictionary definitions for ageing



/ (ˈeɪdʒɪŋ) /

  1. the process of growing old or developing the appearance and characteristics of old age

  2. the change of properties that occurs in some metals after heat treatment or cold working

  1. becoming or appearing older or elderly: an ageing car

  2. giving or creating the appearance of age or elderliness: that dress is really ageing on her

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