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disability

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noun dis·abil·i·ty \ˌdis-ə-ˈbil-ət-ē\

Medical Definition of disability

plural disabilities

  1. 1:  the condition of being disabled

  2. 2:  limitation in the ability to pursue an occupation because of physical or mental impairment

  3. 3:  a physical or mental illness, injury, or condition that incapacitates in any way; also :  a program providing financial support to one affected by disability <went on disability after the injury>





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