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 for cretinous
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Cretinous \Cre"tin*ous\ (-[u^]s), a.
     Having the characteristics of a cretin. "Cretinous
     stupefaction." --Ruskin.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      adj 1: afflicted with cretinism

From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

   /kret'n?@s/, /kreet?n?@s/, adj.
      Wrong; stupid; non-functional; very poorly designed. Also used pejoratively
      of people. See dread high-bit disease for an example. Approximate
      synonyms: bletcherous, bagbiting, losing, brain-damaged.

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