Asperger's syndrome definition

  • noun:
    • A pervasive developmental disorder, usually of youth, characterized by impairments in social communications and repeated behavior habits.
    • An autism-related developmental disorder characterised by sustained impairment in social connection and nonverbal interaction and by restricted, repeated, pedantic and stereotyped activities, interests, message and routines.
    • someone identified as having Asperger's syndrome.
    • a psychiatric condition frequently noted during early school many years; described as impaired social relations and by repetitive patterns of behavior

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