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Wechsler intelligence scales

Pronunciation: weks'ler

Definition: continuously revised and updated standardized scales for the measurement of general intelligence in preschool children (Wechsler preschool and primary scale of intelligence), in children (Wechsler intelligence scale for children), and in adults (Wechsler adult intelligence scale, the successor to the Wechsler-Bellevue scale).

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