Retardation definition

rētär-dāshən
(often offensive) Impaired intellectual development.
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A decrease in velocity.
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Something that retards; a delay or hindrance.
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The act or process of delaying or impeding.
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Something that retards; hindrance.
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(music) A diminishing of tempo; a retard.
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The condition of being delayed or impeded.
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A retarding or being retarded.
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The degree to which something is retarded.
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(often offensive) Intellectual disability.
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The act or process of delaying or impeding.
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The condition of being delayed or impeded.
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The act of retarding or delaying; hindrance.
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The extent to which anything is retarded; the result of any retarding or delay; mental, social, or physical slowness.
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That which retards; an obstacle; an obstruction.
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(physics) Deceleration; reduction in the magnitude of velocity.
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(music) A suspension which resolves upwards.
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The extent to which something is held back or delayed.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
retardation
Plural:
retardations