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dyslexic

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adjective dys·lex·ic \-ˈlek-sik\

Medical Definition of dyslexic

  1. :  affected with dyslexia <As many as 10 percent of school-age children may be dyslexic—but the condition often goes undiagnosed.—Newsweek, 11 Aug. 1986> <Up to half the children of dyslexic parents have dyslexia, and half the siblings of dyslexic children are affected.—Eve Thorsen, The Burlington (Vermont) Free Press, 28 June 2003>




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dyslexic

noun dys·lex·ic

Medical Definition of dyslexic

  1. :  a person affected with dyslexia :  a dyslexic person <A few dyslexics may see letters reversed, but more often the problem can't be so easily described.—Eric Haseltine, Discover, April 2000>




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