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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.
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1. (Medicine) causing disability or an inability to do something: skin ulcers which are disfiguring and sometimes disabling.
2. (Social Welfare) causing disability or an inability to do something: skin ulcers which are disfiguring and sometimes disabling.
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|Adj.||1.||disabling - that cripples or disables or incapacitates; "a crippling injury"|
unhealthful - detrimental to good health; "unhealthful air pollution"; "unhealthful conditions in old apartments with peeling lead-based paint"
|2.||disabling - depriving of legal right; rendering legally disqualified; "certain disabling restrictions disqualified him for citizenship"|
enabling - providing legal power or sanction; "an enabling resolution"; "enabling power"
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disabling[dɪˈseɪbəlɪŋ] adj [injury, condition] → handicapant(e)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
disablingadj incapacitante, discapacitante
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