Pronunciation: (bi-nā'sī'mun; Fr. bē-ne-sē-môn'), [key] Psychol.
a test for determining the relative development of intelligence, esp. of children, consisting of a series of questions and tasks graded with reference to the ability of the normal child to deal with them at successive age levels. Also called Binet'-Si'mon test", Binet' scale", Binet' test". Cf. Stanford-Binet test.
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