developmental disability

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

developmental disability (plural developmental disabilities)

  1. Any life-long disability attributable to mental and/or physical impairments, manifested during childhood or later in the human development age (variously given as being before age 16, 18, or 21).
  2. (euphemistic) Mental retardation.

Synonyms[edit]

Translations[edit]