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impaired

adjective im·paired \-ˈperd\

Definition of IMPAIRED

:  being in a less than perfect or whole condition: as
a :  disabled or functionally defective —often used in combination <hearing-impaired>
b :  intoxicated by alcohol or narcotics <driving while impaired>
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Examples of IMPAIRED

  1. <driving while impaired is against the law>
  2. <special devices for sight-impaired visitors>

First Known Use of IMPAIRED

1582

Related to IMPAIRED

Medical Dictionary

impaired

adjective

Medical Definition of IMPAIRED

:  being in a less than perfect or whole condition: as a :  disabled or functionally defective—often used in combination <hearing-impaired> b :  intoxicated by alcohol or narcotics <driving while impaired>

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