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Binet

[bih-ney; French bee-ne]
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noun
  1. Al·fred [al-frid; French al-fred] /ˈæl frɪd; French alˈfrɛd/, 1857–1911, French psychologist: co-deviser of the Binet-Simon scale.
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Historical Examples

  • As he entered Binet broke off short, and wheeled to face him.

    Scaramouche

    Rafael Sabatini

  • Binet, his face slowly empurpling, glared at him in speechless stupefaction.

    Scaramouche

    Rafael Sabatini

  • Of late—since joining the Binet Troupe—he had acquired the habit of smoking.

    Scaramouche

    Rafael Sabatini

  • "If I had not thought so, we should not have come," said Binet, and he began to eat.

    Scaramouche

    Rafael Sabatini

  • He turned to greet Binet and Climene, who entered at that moment.

    Scaramouche

    Rafael Sabatini


binet in Medicine

Binet

(bĭ-nā)Alfred 1857-1911
  1. French psychologist. With French physician Théodore Simon (1873-1961), he developed (1905) the first widely accepted test for measuring intelligence.
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