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generation gap


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Differences in values, behavior, lifestyle, and often economic, educational, and employment opportunities and prospects between one generation of a family and the next or between different age cohorts in the population. Differences in growth and development and in physical and mental health status often accompany other age cohort differences.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.


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