[ el-der-kair ]
/ ˈɛl dərˌkɛər /
the care of elderly people, especially in the home.
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Medicine definitions for eldercare
[ ĕl′dər-kâr′ ]
Social and medical programs and facilities intended for the care and maintenance of the aged.
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