learning difficulties

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learning difficulties
pl n
difficulty experienced in reaching the average standard of people of the same age group as regards intellectual and cognitive skills and performance
usage  This is now the standard umbrella term to cover both difficulties created by specific conditions, such as dyslexia, and by less than average intellectual skills

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