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Old age

Old age refers to ages nearing or surpassing the life expectancy of human beings, and is thus the end of the human life cycle. Terms and euphemisms include old people, the elderly (worldwide usage), OAPs (British usage which stands for Old Age Pensioner), seniors (American usage), senior citizens (American usage), older adults (in the social sciences), and the elders (in many cultures—including the cultures of aboriginal people).

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Total Publications
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110,446
Prior Five Years
40,854
Total Citations
Lifetime
1,723,013
Prior Five Years
307,435
Total Scholars
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139,721
Prior Five Years
117,063

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