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intelligence quotient


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The ratio of tested mental age to chronological age, usually expressed as a quotient multiplied by 100.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A score derived from one of several different standardized tests attempting to measure intelligence.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a measure of a person's intelligence as indicated by an intelligence test; the ratio of a person's mental age to their chronological age (multiplied by 100)


A calque of German Intelligenzquotient. (Wiktionary)


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