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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A demographic information questionnaire was devised; it consisted of 2 parts: a) information regarding the caregiver consisting of age, education, marital status prior to marriage to the amputee, marrying the amputee before/after amputation, employment, and presence of any disability or disease and b) information regarding the amputee himself encompassing age, educational level, employment, duration of the war-related injury, level of amputation, use of prosthetics, any disease or additional disability related to the war, presence of psychiatric problems, and history of hospitalization during the preceding year of the study.
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