impairment
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impairment(
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pehr
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mihnt
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (medicine)
a. la discapacidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Our school administrators are building a ramp to provide access to students with physical impairments.Los administradores de nuestra escuela están construyendo una rampa para dar acceso a los estudiantes con discapacidades físicas.
b. el impedimento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
My uncle was diagnosed with a speech impairment after his stroke.Mi tío le diagnosticaron un impedimento del habla después de su derrame cerebral.
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impairment
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (in sight, hearing)
a. el defecto
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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impairment [ɪmˈpɛəmənt]
noun
(physical, mental) discapacidad (f); (deterioration) deterioro (m)
He has a visual impairment in the right eye ...people with physical and mental impairments Large numbers of the elderly suffer from some degree of disability or /impairment of physical or mental function/
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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