SAVANT

Person of profound or extensive learning; scholar. Intellectually disabled person who exhibits extraordinary ability in a highly specialized area, such as mathematics or music. See also: idiot savant.

SAVANT: "Einstein was considered a savant."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SAVANT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/savant/ (accessed December 4, 2020).
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