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special needs

noun plural

Simple Definition of special needs

  • : mental, emotional, or physical problems in a child that require a special setting for education

Full Definition of special needs

  1. :  the individual requirements (as for education) of a person with a disadvantaged background or a mental, emotional, or physical disability or a high risk of developing one

special–needs adjective

1915

First Known Use of special needs

1915

Rhymes with special needs


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