Definitions for "Rheumatism"
A general disease characterized by painful, often multiple, local inflammations, usually affecting the joints and muscles, but also extending sometimes to the deeper organs, as the heart.
A term describing stiffness in muscles or joints
pain and limitation of movement of the musculoskeletal system such as may occur in gout, rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and many other diseases (from the Greek word rheumatismos meaning that which flows)
Keywords:  broadly, dull, ache, chronic, aging
Defined broadly, it is almost any chronic dull ache resulting from and associated with the aging process.