from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An evaluation of the relative mental development of children by a series of psychological tests of intellectual ability. Also called Binet scale, Binet-Simon test, Binet test.
After Alfred Binet (1857-1911) and Théodore Simon (1873-1961), French psychologists.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)