a time in learning whenever the learning curve flattens due to the rate of increase stopping temporarily, frequently due to tiredness, boredom, loss of willingness, or a modification in the level of ability necessary.

PLATEAU: "The plateau your daughter has entered into is typical of many high school seniors, who are ready to graduate and be done with this part of their life."
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