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 for senescence
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Senescence \Se*nes"cence\, n. [See Senescent.]
     The state of growing old; decay by time.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  senescence
      n 1: the organic process of growing older and showing the
           effects of increasing age [syn: aging, ageing,
           senescence]
      2: the property characteristic of old age [syn: agedness,
         senescence]

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