medical Definition of dyslexic
- 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