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attention-deficit disorder

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishattention-deficit disorderatˈtention-ˌdeficit disˌorder noun [uncountable] medical   (abbreviation ADD) the former name of attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
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attention-deficit disorderAnd they gave him every diagnosis-from sociopathy to thought disorder, attention deficit disorder, conduct disorder.Other terms used for this collection of symptoms are minimal brain dysfunction and attention deficit disorder.
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