chronological age


noun Psychology.

the number of years a person has lived, especially when used as a standard against which to measure behavior, intelligence, etc.
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Medicine definitions for chronological age

chronological age

[ krŏn′ə-lŏjĭ-kəl ]

n.

The number of years a person has lived, used especially in psychometrics as a standard against which certain variables, such as behavior and intelligence, are measured.
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