handicapped person

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Noun1.handicapped person - a person who has some condition that markedly restricts their ability to function physically or mentally or sociallyhandicapped person - a person who has some condition that markedly restricts their ability to function physically or mentally or socially
individual, mortal, person, somebody, someone, soul - a human being; "there was too much for one person to do"
amnesiac, amnesic - a person suffering from amnesia
aphasic - someone affected by aphasia or inability to use or understand language
hemiplegic - a person who has hemiplegia (is paralyzed on one side of the body)
paralytic - a person suffering from paralysis
paraplegic - a person who has paraplegia (is paralyzed from the waist down)
quadriplegic - a person who is paralyzed in both arms and both legs
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A younger person accompanying an elderly handicapped person may be given a visa at the entry point.
The incident occurred in Samanabad area of Lahore where a young man who was performing one-wheeling hit a handicapped person. The knock proved fatal as he was injured critically, rushed to hospital but succumbed to his wounds during treatment.
Anyone parking in a space reserved for PWDs persons without a handicapped parking placard, a handicapped person who allows a non-handicapped person to use his parking placard, and any person obstructing the access points of handicapped persons to the designated handicapped parking spaces would pay a minimum fine of P10,000 to a maximum of to P40,000.
You have no idea what a handicapped person will accomplish if you don't give them a chance.
The handicapped person will be just as handicapped.
I look at the homeless person, or a handicapped person, a job seeker unable to find employment, a neighbour struggling to raise a family on benefits.
I am certain that any disabled and legally qualified handicapped person would have been thrilled to park much farther away in order to accommodate His Honor.
The suspect was being held in police custody and charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill and assault on a handicapped person. He was being held on a $500,000 bond.
Society and the government have never given them their rights." He added, "Most families refuse to marry their healthy son or daughter to a handicapped person. One of the reasons is that the handicapped always suffers from financial problems.
forces opened fire on a mentally handicapped person on Wednesday afternoon after throwing his shoe at a U.S.
There are many things people don't think about when preparing to care for a handicapped person, according to Borgenicht.