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functional illiterate
NOUN
1.
a person with some basic education who still falls short of a minimum standard of literacy or whose reading and writing skills are inadequate to everyday needs.
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Functional illiteracy is reading and writing skills that are inadequate "to manage daily living and employment tasks that require reading skills beyond a basic ... More »
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Aug 26, 2015 ... There have been some questions about the meaning of this mysterious term “ functionally illiterate,” so I have provided something in the way of ...

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a person who has had some schooling but does not meet a minimum standard of literacy. functional illiteracy. noun. functionally illiterate. adjective. NEW!

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Functional illiterate definition, a person with some basic education who still falls short of a minimum standard of literacy or ... functionally illiterate, adjective.

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With more than one billion of the world's population functionally illiterate, an effective educational methodology is not a choice, it is an obligation. Applied ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5102880

Nov 10, 2016 ... Functional illiteracy means that a person cannot use reading, writing, and .... A person is functionally illiterate who cannot engage in all those ...

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In 1947, the US Bureau of the Census began defining literacy quantitatively, describing anyone with less than five years' schooling as functionally illiterate.

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Definition: A person is functionally illiterate who cannot engage in all those activities in which literacy is required for effective functioning of his group and ...