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impairment

noun

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a condition in which a part of your body or mind is damaged and does not work well
  • Her mother had a hearing impairment that had become worse with age.

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The first known use of impairment was in the 14th century

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“Impairment.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/impairment. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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