noun see feebleminded

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • feeblemindedness —       deficiency in intelligence. The term is no longer generally used medically or psychologically. The term intellectual disability is preferred. * * * …   Universalium

  • feeblemindedness — n. dim wittedness, stupidity …   English contemporary dictionary

  • feeblemindedness — fee·ble·mind·ed·ness …   English syllables

  • feeblemindedness — noun severe mental deficiency • Derivationally related forms: ↑feebleminded • Hypernyms: ↑abnormality, ↑mental defectiveness …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carrie Buck — (1906–1983) was a plaintiff in the United States Supreme Court case Buck v. Bell 274 U.S. 200 (1927) and was ordered to undergo compulsory sterilization for purportedly being feeble minded as part of the state of Virginia s eugenics program while …   Wikipedia

  • Mary Dendy Hospital — Coordinates: 53°17′38″N 2°17′10″W / 53.294°N 2.286°W / 53.294; 2.286 The Mary Dendy Hospital was a hospital for the …   Wikipedia

  • IMBECILLITAS — (лат. слабость телесная или умственная), имбецильность, сборное понятие, означает недостаточность и применяется к случаям врожденного или приобретенного в очень раннем детстве слабоумия. I. занимает среднее место между идиотией и дебильностью.… …   Большая медицинская энциклопедия

  • dyslogia — noun impaired ability to express ideas verbally; usually resulting from difficulties of reasoning (as in feeblemindedness or certain psychoses) • Hypernyms: ↑speech disorder, ↑speech defect, ↑defect of speech * * * də̇ˈslōj(ē)ə noun ( s)… …   Useful english dictionary

  • feebleminded — adjective Date: 1534 1. obsolete irresolute, vacillating 2. mentally deficient 3. foolish, stupid • feeblemindedly adverb • feeblemindedness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Mother's Day — This article is about several worldwide days celebrating motherhood. For other uses, see Mother s Day (disambiguation). Mother s Day A homemade greeting card, one of many ways to honor one s mother Observed by Many countries …   Wikipedia

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