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adjective im·paired \im-ˈperd\

Definition of impaired

  1. :  being in a less than perfect or whole condition: such asa :  disabled or functionally defective —often used in combination hearing-impairedb :  intoxicated by alcohol or narcotics driving while impaired

Examples of impaired in a sentence

  1. driving while impaired is against the law

  2. special devices for sight-impaired visitors

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First Known Use of impaired

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Medical Dictionary

impaired

adjective im·paired

Medical Definition of impaired

  1. :  being in a less than perfect or whole condition: asa:  disabled or functionally defective—often used in combination hearing-impairedb:  intoxicated by alcohol or narcotics driving while impaired





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