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retarded

adjective, re·tard·ed \ri-ˈtär-dəd\

Definition of RETARDED

:  slow or limited in intellectual or emotional development or academic progress
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First Known Use of RETARDED

1895

Rhymes with RETARDED

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retarded

adjective re·tard·ed \ri-ˈtärd-əd\

Medical Definition of RETARDED

sometimes offensive :  slow or limited in intellectual or emotional development :  characterized by mental retardation

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