visually handicapped

Related to visually handicapped: visually impaired

visually handicapped

adj
(Medicine)
a. unable to carry out normal activities because of defects of vision, including blindness
b. (as collective noun; preceded by the): the visually handicapped.
visual handicap n
Usage: Nowadays the phrases visually handicapped/impaired and visual handicap/impairment are generally considered inappropriate. It is preferable to refer to someone as having a sight impairment and to talk about blind or partially sighted people
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Translations

visually handicapped

, visually impaired
adjsehbehindert
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