Main Entry: As·per·ger’s syndrome
Pronunciation: \ˈäs-ˌpər-gərz-\
Function: noun
Etymology: Hans Asperger †1980 Austrian pediatrician
Date: 1989

: a developmental disorder resembling autism that is characterized by impaired social interaction, by restricted and repetitive behaviors and activities, and by normal language and cognitive development —called also Asperger’s disorder

Source: Merriam-Webster online dictionary