Definition of Amputees

1. Noun. (plural of amputee) ¹



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Definition of Amputees

1. amputee [n] - See also: amputee

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Amputees

ampuls
amputate
amputated
amputates
amputating
amputating ulcer
amputation
amputation by transfixion
amputation knife
amputation neuroma
amputation stumps
amputations
amputator
amputators
amputee
amputees (current term)
ampyrone
ampyx
amreeta
amreetas
amrell
amrells
amrinone
amrinone lactate
amrit
amrita
amritas
amrits
amrubicin
amsacrine

Literary usage of Amputees

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1. Landmines: A Deadly Legacy by Arms Project (Human Rights Watch), Physicians for Human Rights (U.S.) (1993)
"B. Treatment and Rehabilitation Most Cambodian amputees leave the hospital with little hope for the future. There are no rehabilitation centers, ..."

2. World Disasters Report: 1994 by DIANE Publishing Company (1995)
"They usually include living accommodation for amputees' use wile being fitted for prostheses, training facilities - for amputees in using prostheses and for ..."

3. Land Mines in Cambodia: The Coward's War by Asia Watch, Physicians for Human Rights, Asia Watch Committee (U.S.), Asia Watch Committee (U.S., Physicians for Human Rights (U.S.) (1991)
"By comparison, there are 60000 amputees in Vietnam (out of a population of ... Al. Angola's 28-year-old war produced perhaps 20000 mine amputees (out of a ..."

4. Handbook of Severe Disability: A Text for Rehabilitation Counselors, Other edited by Walter C. Stolov, Michael R. Clowers (2000)
"While unilateral amputees quickly achieve transfer skills, ... Within a few days, unilateral amputees with healthy normal limbs can balance well on one leg ..."

5. Still Killing: Landmines in Southern Africa by Alex Vines (1997)
"Out of a population of about nine million, it has many thousands of amputees, the great majority of them injured by landmines. The most widely used figure ..."

6. Landmine Monitor Report 1999: Toward a Mine-free World by International Campaign to Ban Land Mines (1999)
"In Angola, for example, it is estimated that over 5000 new prostheses are required every year just to cope with the existing amputees - and this is more ..."

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