1. the entire body of individuals born and living at about the same time: the postwar generation.
2. the term of years, roughly 30 among human beings, accepted as the average period between the birth of parents and the birth of their offspring.
3. a group of individuals, most of whom are the same approximate age, having similar ideas, problems, attitudes, etc.Compare Beat Generation, Lost Generation.
4. a group of individuals belonging to a specific category at the same time:
"pills can be generation."
"systems can be generation."
"satellites can be generation."
"products can be generation."
"contraceptives can be generation."
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