Our next definition comes from the Cell Review paper The Genetics of Aging: A Vertebrate Perspective by the Brunet Lab at Stanford:

Aging is the progressive decline in functional integrity and homeostasis, culminating in death.

Commentary: definition attempt consists of 5 distinct propositions in total:

1. Aging is a decline.

2. Aging is a progressive decline.

3. Aging is a progressive decline in functional integrity.

4. Aging is a progressive decline in homeostasis.

5. Aging culminates in death.



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