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remedial reading

noun
1.
instruction in reading aimed at increasing speed and comprehension by correcting poor reading habits.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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  • These changes followed intensive remedial reading instruction.
  • Whoever wrote that should be forced to take remedial reading.
  • Nine steps for remedial reading program organization are listed, and common pitfalls are noted.

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