Meaning of 'impairment'

Find the meaning of the word ‘impairment’

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Meaning of ‘impairment’

5 definitions found.



the act of making something futile and useless (as by routine)

Synonyms: stultification


damage that results in a reduction of strength or quality


the occurrence of a change for the worse

Synonyms: damage harm


the condition of being unable to perform as a consequence of physical or mental unfitness

Synonyms: handicap disability disablement


a symptom of reduced quality or strength

Synonyms: deterioration

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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