retarded

adjective
re·​tard·​ed | \ri-ˈtär-dəd \

Definition of retarded 

sometimes offensive

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

First Known Use of retarded

1895, in the meaning defined above

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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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