minimal brain dysfunction

noun

Definition of minimal brain dysfunction 

: attention deficit disorder

Note: Minimal brain dysfunction is one of several former names originally used to describe attention deficit disorder.

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Other terms would follow, like minimal brain dysfunction. Ryan D'agostino, Esquire, "The Drugging of the American Boy," 27 Mar. 2014

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1966, in the meaning defined above

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minimal brain dysfunction

noun

Medical Definition of minimal brain dysfunction 

: attention deficit disorder abbreviation MBD

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