Definition of Dyslexic

1. Adjective. Of or relating to or symptomatic of dyslexia.

Partainyms: Dyslexia
Derivative terms: Dyslexia



2. Adjective. Having impaired ability to comprehend written words usually associated with a neurologic disorder.
Exact synonyms: Dyslectic
Similar to: Impaired
Derivative terms: Dyslexia, Dyslexia

Definition of Dyslexic

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to dyslexia. ¹

2. Adjective. Having dyslexia. ¹

3. Noun. A person who has dyslexia. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Dyslexic

1. one who is affected with dyslexia [n -S]

Medical Definition of Dyslexic

1. Relating to, or characterised by, dyslexia. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dyslexic

dyskeratosis congenita
dyskeratotic
dyskerin
dyskinesia
dyskinesia algera
dyskinesia intermittens
dyskinesias
dyskinetic
dyskinetoplasty
dyskoimesis
dyslalia
dyslectic
dyslectics
dyslexia
dyslexias
dyslexic (current term)
dyslexically
dyslexics
dyslipidaemia
dyslipidaemias
dyslipidemia
dyslipidemias
dyslogia
dyslogies
dyslogistic
dyslogistically
dyslogy
dysluite
dyslysin
dysmasesis

Literary usage of Dyslexic

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1. Teaching Children to Be Literate: A Reflective Approach by Anthony V. Manzo, Ula Casale Manzo (1995)
"In simplest terms, this system distinguishes among dyslexic children whose problems ... You may recall the references to a study in which several dyslexic ..."

2. Understanding the Brain: Towards a New Learning Science by OECD Staff (2002)
"Using their "Word Building Method", Dr. McCandliss and Dr. Beck showed that dyslexic children are capable of learning to read. ..."

3. The Inform Designer's Manual by Graham Nelson (2001)
"Object —> Dan “dyslexic Dan” with name ‘dan' ‘dyslexic', ... initial “dyslexic Dan is here.”, has animate proper; Since the words have been exchanged before ..."

4. Consumer Action Handbook: 2001 edited by Barry Leonard, Ann Brown (2000)
"Recording for the Blind & dyslexic Recording for the Blind & dyslexic, celebrating more than fifty years since its founding, is the only national nonprofit, ..."

5. Edinburgh Medical Journal (1887)
"dyslexic has been observed by Berlin in six patients. ... dyslexic has nothing in common with the visual hebetude of the ophthalmologists, ..."

6. Disabilism: How to Tackle the Last Prejudice by Paul Miller, Sophia Parker, Sarah Gillinson (2004)
"In developing her design she tested her new typeface against conventional ones with nearly 100 dyslexic people, children and adults, constantly amending and ..."

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