Dyscalculia meaning

dĭskăl-kyo͝olē-ə
Impairment of the ability to solve mathematical problems, usually resulting from brain dysfunction.
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Impairment of the ability to do arithmetic calculations, often as the result of genetic defect or brain injury.
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Impairment of the ability to understand and solve mathematical problems.
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(pathology) Difficulty with numbers and in doing arithmetic.
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Origin of dyscalculia

  • dys– calcul(ate) –ia

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From dys-, from Ancient Greek δυς- (dus-, “bad") + calculate, from Latin calculare.

    From Wiktionary