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noun [uncountable] medical     Asperger’s syndrome pronunciation in British English
/ˈæspɜː(r)dʒə(r)z ˌsɪndrəʊm/
  1. a problem in the development of a child's brain that can cause difficulty in communicating with and understanding other people. It is at the less severe end of a range of problems called Autism Spectrum Disorder.
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