Meaning of SUBNORMAL in English

SUBNORMAL

transcription, транскрипция: [ -ˈnȯr-məl ]

adjective

Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary

Date: circa 1890

1. : lower or smaller than normal

2. : having less of something and especially of intelligence than is normal

• sub·nor·mal·i·ty ˌsəb-nȯr-ˈma-lə-tē noun

• sub·nor·mal·ly ˌsəb-ˈnȯr-mə-lē adverb

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