visually impaired


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visually impaired

adj.
1. Having impaired vision; partially sighted.
2. Incapable of sight; blind.
n. (used with a pl. verb)
Visually impaired people considered as a group.
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visually impaired

adj
(Medicine)
a. having any defect of vision, whether disabling or not
b. (as collective noun; preceded by the): the visually impaired. See partially sighted
visual impairment n
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.visually impaired - having greatly reduced visionvisually impaired - having greatly reduced vision  
blind, unsighted - unable to see; "a person is blind to the extent that he must devise alternative techniques to do efficiently those things he would do with sight if he had normal vision"--Kenneth Jernigan
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