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Stanford-Binet test

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noun Psychology.
  1. a revised version of the Binet-Simon scale, prepared at Stanford University for use in the U.S.

Origin of Stanford-Binet test

1916; named after Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, and A. Binet
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Stanford-Binet test

noun
  1. psychol a revision, esp for US use, of the Binet-Simon scale designed to measure mental ability by comparing the performance of an individual with the average performance for his age groupSee also Binet-Simon scale, intelligence test

Word Origin

C20: named after Stanford University, California, and Alfred Binet (1857–1911), French psychologist
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stanford-binet test in Medicine

Stanford-Binet test

(stănfərd-)
n.
  1. A standardized intelligence test adapted from the Binet-Simon scale for use in the United States, especially in the assessment of children.Stanford-Binet intelligence scale
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