FUNCTIONAL AGE

term for a person's age that is determined as a measure of their functional capabilities that have been indexed to a standard. Combination of physiological, psychological and social age.

FUNCTIONAL AGE: "Joe's functional age was more than his chronological age."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "FUNCTIONAL AGE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/functional-age/ (accessed January 20, 2019).
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