Relating to, or characterized by, dyslexia.

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dys·lex·ic -'lek-sik adj affected with dyslexia
dyslexic n a dyslexic person

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  • dyslexic — adj. 1. of or pertaining to dyslexia. [WordNet 1.5] 2. same as {dyslectic}. Syn: dyslectic. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dyslexic — [[t]dɪ̱sle̱ksɪk[/t]] ADJ GRADED If someone is dyslexic, they have difficulty with reading because of a slight disorder of their brain. [TECHNICAL] He was diagnosed as severely dyslexic but extraordinarily bright …   English dictionary

  • dyslexic — I UK [dɪsˈleksɪk] / US adjective affected by dyslexia II UK [dɪsˈleksɪk] / US noun [countable] Word forms dyslexic : singular dyslexic plural dyslexics someone who has dyslexia …   English dictionary

  • dyslexic — adj. Dyslexic is used with these nouns: ↑child …   Collocations dictionary

  • dyslexic — dys|lex|ic1 [ dıs leksık ] adjective MEDICAL affected by dyslexia dyslexic dys|lex|ic 2 [ dıs leksık ] noun count MEDICAL someone who has dyslexia …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • dyslexic — dyslexia ► NOUN ▪ a disorder involving difficulty in learning to read or interpret words, letters, and other symbols. DERIVATIVES dyslexic adjective & noun. ORIGIN from Greek lexis speech (apparently by confusion of Greek legein to speak and… …   English terms dictionary

  • dyslexic — adjective 1. of or relating to or symptomatic of dyslexia • Pertains to noun: ↑dyslexia • Derivationally related forms: ↑dyslexia 2. having impaired ability to comprehend written words usually associated with a neurologic disorder • Syn:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dyslexic — adjective or noun see dyslexia …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dyslexic — /dis lek sik/, n. 1. a person subject to or having dyslexia. adj. 2. of or pertaining to dyslexia. [1960 65; DYSLEX(IA) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • dyslexic — 1. adjective a) Of or pertaining to dyslexia. b) Having dyslexia. 2. noun A person who has dyslexia …   Wiktionary

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