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Dyslexia, Developmental
(3,758 words)

1. Introduction

Developmental dyslexia (DD) is a specific language-based disorder which affects many areas of language and literacy learning and is manifested in specific difficulty in reading, spelling, and writing. The difficulty has geneti…

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Connie Suk-Han HO, “Dyslexia, Developmental”, in: Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics, General Editor Rint Sybesma. Consulted online on 03 December 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2210-7363_ecll_COM_000115>
First published online: 2015

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