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dis·a·ble

 (dĭs-ā′bəl)
tr.v. dis·a·bled, dis·a·bling, dis·a·bles
1. To deprive of capability or effectiveness, especially to impair the physical abilities of.
2. Law To render legally incapable of performing an act.

dis·a′ble·ment n.
dis·a′bling adj.
dis·a′bling·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.disablement - the condition of being unable to perform as a consequence of physical or mental unfitnessdisablement - the condition of being unable to perform as a consequence of physical or mental unfitness; "reading disability"; "hearing impairment"
bandy leg, bandyleg, bowleg, genu varum, tibia vara, bow leg - a leg bowed outward at the knee (or below the knee)
anorgasmia - absence of an orgasm in sexual relations
dysphasia - an impairment of language (especially speech production) that is usually due to brain damage
unfitness, softness - poor physical condition; being out of shape or out of condition (as from a life of ease and luxury)
disability of walking - a disability that interferes with or prevents walking
astasia - inability to stand due to muscular incoordination
amputation - a condition of disability resulting from the loss of one or more limbs
hearing disorder, hearing impairment - impairment of the sense of hearing
dysomia - impairment of the sense of smell
vision defect, visual defect, visual disorder, visual impairment - impairment of the sense of sight
descensus, prolapse, prolapsus - the slipping or falling out of place of an organ (as the uterus)
hypesthesia, hypoesthesia - impairment of tactile sensitivity; decrease of sensitivity
genu valgum, knock-knee, tibia valga - an inward slant of the thigh
pigeon toes - disability in which the toes are turned inward; often associated with knock-knee
bandy legs, bow leg, bow legs - outward curvature of the legs
disintegration - a loss (or serious disruption) of organization in some system; "a disintegration of personality"
Translations
عَجْز، إقْعاد
invaliditapostižení
invaliditet
megbénítás
bæklun, fötlun
sakatla ma

disablement

[dɪsˈeɪblmənt] N
1. (= state) → invalidez f, discapacidad f, minusvalía f
2. [of tank, gun, device] → inutilización f

disablement

[dɪˈseɪbəlmənt] n [person] → invalidité f

disablement

n
(of tank, gun, ship)Unbrauchbarmachen nt

disablement

[dɪsˈeɪblmənt] n (injury) → menomazione f; (condition) → invalidità
disablement pension → pensione di invalidità

disable

(disˈeibl) verb
to reduce the ability or strength of; to cripple. He was disabled during the war.
disability (disəˈbiləti) plural disaˈbilities noun
something which disables. He has a disability which prevents him from walking very far.
ˈdisability payment noun
an amount of money regularly paid by the government to disabled people.
disˈabled adjective
lacking ability or strength; crippled. a disabled soldier.
disˈablement noun
References in classic literature ?
All their rushing and galloping at one another did little harm, the harm of disablement and death was caused by the balls and bullets that flew over the fields on which these men were floundering about.
Like his first attack, his second had been accompanied by serious disablement.
That before we trek you execute a deed agreeing, in the event of my death or disablement, to pay my boy Harry, who is studying medicine over there in London, at Guy's Hospital, a sum of L200 a year for five years, by which time he ought to be able to earn a living for himself if he is worth his salt.
The name of each must be recorded as well as the position he was to play and the game or games in which he was to be entered, and then there were the substitutes for each that was entered in more than a single game--one for each additional game that an individual was entered for, that no succeeding game might be delayed by the death or disablement of a player.
Under the contract, Atos Origin will manage the provision of medical advice and assessments on behalf of the DWP for Incapacity Benefit, Disability Living Allowance, Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefits, and other benefits.
North Korea halting disablement at a nuclear facility will not affect an agreed plan to reinvestigate abductions of Japanese nationals, and Japan will go ahead with lifting some of its sanctions when the investigations are deemed to have begun, Foreign Minister Masahiko Komura said Friday.
On Pyongyang's warning that it may slow down or even halt disablement activities at its key nuclear site, Stanzel said, ''We believe that they should complete the disablement.
Dial, the Disablement Information Advice Line, managed by former borough mayor Mary Beaumont, will hold the meeting at its headquarters in the Ramsden Centre, School Walk, Attleborough, Nuneaton, at noon on Wednesday, October 24.
Anyone on Job Seekers Allowance, Income Support, Severe Disablement Allowance, long-term Incapacity Benefit or Carer's Allowance can apply for an Active Access card.
But Nacods figures suggest that as many as 98% of these miners who had also applied for the industrial injuries disablement benefit after receiving DTI compensation were turned down on the basis of the cold water provocation test.
The judge said there had been no assessment of disablement, as required under a 1994 amendment to the 1983 Naval, Military and Air Forces (Disablement and Death) Service Pensions Order.
Benefits are paid for permanent disablement like paralysis, loss of sight or hearing.

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