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Mental Retardation

Impairment of cognitive function and adaptive learning beginning before adulthood.

Example: A child is slower than his peers to master basic skills in the home, and falls progressively behind in school despite tutoring.

Mental Retardation
APA Reference
Grinnell, R. (2016). Mental Retardation. Psych Central. Retrieved on November 15, 2018, from https://psychcentral.com/encyclopedia/mental-retardation/