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minimal brain dysfunction

noun
1.
(no longer in technical use) attention deficit disorder.
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minimal brain dysfunction min·i·mal brain dysfunction (mĭn'ə-məl)
n.
A mild impairment of brain function that affects perception, behavior, and academic ability, and is characterized by dyslexia, difficulty in writing, hyperactivity, or mental retardation. Also called attention deficit disorder.

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