decrepitude

[ dih-krep-i-tood, -tyood ]
/ dɪˈkrɛp ɪˌtud, -ˌtyud /

noun

decrepit condition; dilapidated state; feebleness, especially from old age.

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Origin of decrepitude

1595–1605; <French décrépitude, derivative of décrépitdecrepit; see -tude
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