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developmentally disabled

adjective

Definition of DEVELOPMENTALLY DISABLED

:  having a physical or mental disability that becomes apparent in childhood and prevents, impedes, or limits normal development

First Known Use of DEVELOPMENTALLY DISABLED

1975
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developmentally disabled

adjective

Medical Definition of DEVELOPMENTALLY DISABLED

:  having a physical or mental disability (as mental retardation) that becomes apparent in childhood and prevents, impedes, or limits normal development including the ability to learn or to care for oneself—abbreviation DD
developmental disability noun

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