progressive aging

progressive aging

[prə′gres·iv ′āj·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
Aging of metals achieved by increasing the temperature in stages or by continuous elevation of the temperature.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Parkinson's disease affects around half a million people in the United States, and the number is only expected to rise given the progressive aging of the population.
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"Given the progressive aging of society, it is essential that policies be designed responding to the reality of a population in which the number of elderly will continue to grow."
Considering the alcohol consumption trend and the population trend, it is possible to ask the following question: could the reduction of alcohol consumption be due to the progressive aging of the population--since we know in fact that the older age group drinks much less alcohol?
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