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Autism

Autism

How to pronounce:
/ˈɑː.t̬ɪ.zəm/

Autism
Definition:

A spectrum disorder (ASD) is a complex developmental condition that involves  persistent challenges  in social interaction, speech and nonverbal communication, and restricted/repetitive behaviors. The effects of  ASD and the severity of symptoms are different in each person.

Arabic Translation:
التوحد