1. geriatrics

noun. ['ˌdʒɛriːˈætrɪks'] the branch of medical science that deals with diseases and problems specific to old people.


  • medical specialty
  • medicine


  • over-the-counter medicine
  • over-the-counter drug
  • prescription drug

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Words that Rhyme with Geriatrics

  • pediatrics
  • patricks
  • patrick's

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.