amputee


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am·pu·tee

 (ăm′pyo͝o-tē′)
n.
A person who has had one or more limbs removed by amputation.

amputee

(ˌæmpjʊˈtiː)
n
(Medicine) a person who has had a limb amputated

am•pu•tee

(ˌæm pyʊˈti)

n.
a person who has lost all or part of an arm, hand, leg, etc., by amputation.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.amputee - someone who has had a limb removed by amputationamputee - someone who has had a limb removed by amputation
unfortunate, unfortunate person - a person who suffers misfortune
Translations

amputee

[ˌæmpjʊˈtiː] namputé(e) m/f

amputee

nAmputierte(r) mf

amputee

[æmpjʊˈtiː] nmutilato/a (chi ha subito un'amputazione)

amputee

n amputado -da mf
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LANCASTER -- Rose-Marie Bissonnette should have been preparing for retirement in the fall of 1996, but instead she was contemplating life as an amputee.
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She recently became a certified peer adviser through a national support program called Amputee Empowerment Partners.
A Scot yesterday told why he is backing a global campaign against Facebook after they removed an "offensive" image of another amputee.
The walk was to benefit 3 organizations that help amputees both locally and globally; first being the Amputee Coalition of America, second is the Challenged Athletes Foundation, and third is the Living Water Children's Center Fund.
The team includes double leg amputee Duncan Slater, arm amputee Ibrar Ali MC, left leg amputee Kate Philp, right leg amputee Guy Disney and their guide Conrad Dickinson.
Limbcare was created by quad amputee Ray Edwards MBE to offer support to amputees and their families.
The team includes three leg amputees and one arm amputee and will see them race against competitors from the United States and the Commonwealth, in a bid to raise PS2m for the charity Walking With The Wounded.