retardate

noun re·tar·date \ ri-ˈtär-ˌdāt , -dət \

Definition of retardate

dated, now often offensive
: a person affected with mental retardation

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retardate

noun re·tar·date \ ri-ˈtärd-ˌāt , -ət \

medical Definition of retardate

often offensive
: a mentally retarded individual

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