ageism(redirected from Age discrimination)
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age·ismalso ag·ism (ā′jĭz′əm)
Discrimination based on age, especially prejudice against the elderly.
age′ist adj. & n.
(Sociology) discrimination against people on the grounds of age; specifically, discrimination against the elderly
ˈageist, ˈagist adj
age•ism(ˈeɪ dʒɪz əm)
discrimination or prejudice against older persons.
age′ist, adj., n.
discrimination on the basis of age, especially against older people.See also: Age, Discrimination