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DEFECTOLOGY [2 records]

Record 1 1994-09-01

English

Subject field(s)
  • Engineering Tests and Reliability

French

Domaine(s)
  • Fiabilité, contrôle et essais (Ingénierie)
DEF

Étude des défauts ou anomalies d'une pièce ou d'un produit.

Spanish

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Record 2 1979-09-24

English

Subject field(s)
  • Psychology (General)
  • Clinical Psychology
DEF

the study of the causes and remedies of defects in human development or mechanical composition.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Psychologie (Généralités)
  • Psychologie clinique
DEF

Étude de ce qui est défectueux, c'est-à-dire qui a des imperfections ou des déficiences. S'applique surtout aux formes graves des déficiences intellectuelles, des troubles affectifs ou des dissociations mentales.

Spanish

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