Examples of wheelchair in a Sentence
He was in a wheelchair for several months after the accident.
Recent Examples of wheelchair from the Web
The women's race was won by Namibia's Helalia Johannes, while Australia enjoyed double success in the wheelchair marathon races with Madison de Rozario and Kurt Fearnley taking gold in the women's and men's T54 respectively.
Hopkinton will be about 37 or 38 degrees when the wheelchair racers begin and only a degree or two higher for the first couple of waves.
Since that day, the memory of watching my parents attempt to wash my wheelchair seat has forever been ingrained in my head.
Jay Voorhees, the pastor at neighboring City Road Chapel United Methodist Church, retrieved James’s wheelchair.
Owner relied on the wheelchair pusher to pick up belongings and they were left behind.
One wheelchair runner from Singapore and one blind North Korean runner were in Sunday's race.
The lifts can move residents who need help transitioning from beds to wheelchairs or to the bathroom, without the physical strain on the nursing assistants.
The 4,660-square-foot playground is equipped with features that allow wheelchair access on special swing sets, according to David Dominguez, city facilities and development manager.
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First Known Use of wheelchair
WHEELCHAIR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of wheelchair for English Language Learners
: a chair with wheels that is used by people who cannot walk because they are disabled, sick, or injured
WHEELCHAIR Defined for Kids
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