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learning disabled

adjective

Definition of learning disabled

  1. :  having a condition that makes learning difficult <special classes for learning disabled children>



Word by Word Definitions

learning
  1. :  the act or experience of one that learns

    :  knowledge or skill acquired by instruction or study

    :  modification of a behavioral tendency by experience (as exposure to conditioning)

disabled
  1. :  incapacitated by illness or injury

    :  physically or mentally impaired in a way that substantially limits activity especially in relation to employment or education


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