handicapped

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adjective hand·i·capped \ˈhan-di-ˌkapt, -dē-\

Definition of handicapped

sometimes offensive

  1. :  having a physical or mental disability; also :  of or reserved for disabled persons handicapped parking spaces

Examples of handicapped in a Sentence

  1. He has been handicapped since his motorcycle accident.

1884

First Known Use of handicapped

1884


Medical Dictionary

handicapped

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adjective hand·i·capped \-ˌkapt\

Medical Definition of handicapped

  1. sometimes offensive :  having a physical or mental disability; also :  of or reserved for individuals with a physical disability handicapped parking spaces


Law Dictionary

handicapped

adjective han·di·capped

Legal Definition of handicapped

  1. :  having a disability that substantially limits a major life activity (as caring for oneself, working, or having sensory functions)



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