subnormal

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  • Our final opinion was that she was not clearly subnormal in native ability. Cited from Pathology of Lying, Etc. by William and Mary Healy
  • If he can pass only the tests three years or more below his age, he is usually considered subnormal. Cited from The Science of Human Nature, by William Henry Pyle
  • We need create no inquiry into the value of raising the subnormal to the normal level. Cited from The Glands Regulating Personality, by Louis Berman, M.D
  • Altogether, including his irregularities, we could not call him lower than poor in ability, possibly subnormal. Cited from Pathology of Lying, Etc. by William and Mary Healy
  • Subnormal formation pressure is a formation pressure that is less than the normal pressure for the given depth.
  • In most families it is not possible for either or both parents to give entire time, strength and devotion to one subnormal child. Cited from The Family and it's Members, by Anna Garlin Spencer
  • Notwithstanding the mother's report of her being subnormal mentally, we found that she had fair ability. Cited from Pathology of Lying, Etc. by William and Mary Healy
  • A subnormal series is a composition series if and only if it is of maximal length.
  • The chief cause of a subnormal temperature, in my opinion, is blocking of the body with too much food. Cited from The Healthy Life, Vol. V, Nos. 24-28, ed. by Charles William Daniel
  • In the study, patients were shown to be able to focus their attention and improve reaction time, but still have subnormal performance.
  • Many a subnormal and backward person has been educated so he could take a place in life that those with a much greater natural ability could not fill. Cited from Crime: Its Cause and Treatment, by Clarence Darrow
  • He was blind in one eye and somewhat deaf, but no one ever thought of him as abnormal or subnormal. Cited from Reveries of a Schoolmaster, by Francis B. Pearson
  • For a subnormal series, the length is the number of nontrivial factor groups.
  • Any non-zero number with magnitude smaller than the smallest normal number is 'subnormal'.
  • In that book she concludes that the subnormal patient has not been able to separate his or her ego from the mother.
  • We started special schools and special rooms for those subnormal, retarded, slow, or specially difficult to manage. Cited from The Family and it's Members, by Anna Garlin Spencer
  • As a matter of fact, the use merely of his general subnormal abilities would never have led to as much advancement as he has enjoyed. Cited from Pathology of Lying, Etc. by William and Mary Healy
  • The goods may prove to be defective or below normal quality standards (subnormal).
  • Given a subnormal operator A, its normal extension B is not unique.
  • These children are usually either mentally subnormal or handicapped by foreign birth and so unable to grasp the education which is being offered them. Cited from Vocational Guidance for Girls, by Marguerite Stockman Dickson
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Meaning of subnormal

  • noun A person of less than normal intelligence