Definition of intelligence test in English:

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intelligence test

Pronunciation: /inˈteləjəns ˌtest/

Entry from US English dictionary


A test designed to measure the ability to think and reason rather than acquired knowledge.
Example sentences
  • In fact, that was Hunter's estimate of savings if you applied a simple test of general mental ability, a psychometric intelligence test, instead of nothing at all.
  • All teens were given this 20-min brief intelligence test that contained subtests for vocabulary and matrix reasoning.
  • The RAKIT is a Dutch intelligence test for children aged 4-11 years.

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Syllabification: in·tel·li·gence test

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