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A period of doubt, anxiety, and dissatisfaction that some people experience in middle age.
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(Psychiatry) a crisis that may be experienced in middle age involving frustration, panic, and feelings of pointlessness, sometimes resulting in radical and often ill-advised changes of lifestyle
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a period of stress and self-doubt occurring in middle age.
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