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hand·i·capped per·son

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  1. handicapped personnoun

    a person who has some condition that markedly restricts their ability to function physically or mentally or socially


  1. handicapped person

    A handicapped person is an individual who, due to physical or mental disabilities, has restrictions or challenges in performing certain activities or tasks deemed normal for most people. This may result from birth defects, disease, accidents, or gradual impairment with aging. Disabilities might include impairments in mobility, hearing, vision, cognition, communication or other essential functions. The types and degrees of disability may vary significantly from one person to another. They may require the use of assistive devices, special accommodations, or additional support for their daily life, work, or education.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of handicapped person in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of handicapped person in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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