noun. ['ˌdʒɛriːˈætrɪks'] the branch of medical science that deals with diseases and problems specific to old people.
- medical specialty
- over-the-counter medicine
- over-the-counter drug
- prescription drug
Words that Rhyme with Geriatrics
Example sentences of the word geriatrics
1. Noun, plural
Nurse practitioner programs build upon the foundation of nursing knowledge built in the bachelor’s program and allow students to specialize in areas such as cardiology, family care, geriatrics, oncology and pediatrics.