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amputee

Syllabification: am·pu·tee
Pronunciation: /ˌampyəˈtē
 
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Definition of amputee in English:

noun

A person who has had a limb amputated.
Example sentences
  • In the past few years he has turned his attention to achieving similar results for upper and lower limb amputees and has generated similar controversy.
  • For example, your pain could be similar to the phantom pain some amputees feel in their amputated limbs.
  • As the number of amputees grew, so did improvements to artificial limbs.

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