nonintellectual

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nonintellectual

(ˌnɒnɪntɪˈlɛktʃʊəl)
adj
not appealing to or characteristic of people with a developed intellect
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Adj.1.nonintellectual - not intellectual
unscholarly - not scholarly
intellectual - appealing to or using the intellect; "satire is an intellectual weapon"; "intellectual workers engaged in creative literary or artistic or scientific labor"; "has tremendous intellectual sympathy for oppressed people"; "coldly intellectual"; "sort of the intellectual type"; "intellectual literature"
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Within our search, all but two (Guenole et al., 2013; Messier & Ward, 1998) of the identified studies reported evidence that overall intellectually gifted children were socially better adjusted and displayed fewer internalizing and behavioral difficulties than their nonintellectually gifted counterparts.
Findings from 12 of the 18 studies indicated that overall intellectually gifted young people compared to nonintellectually gifted peers appeared to be less prone to anxiety (Czeschlik & Rost, 1994; Feldhusen & Klausmeier, 1962; Kramer, 1987; Milgram & Milgram, 1976; Rost & Czeschlik, 1994) with fewer or equal numbers of behavior problems (Czeschlik & Rost, 1994; Gallucci et al., 1999; Ludwig & Cullinan, 1984; Rost & Czeschlik, 1994).
For years, theory had little interest in maintenance, believing it was either an uninteresting subset of development, or a nonintellectually challenging task.