n (plural -ties)
- 1 (state) uncountable/no numerable invalidez (f), discapacidad (f), minusvalía (f) (particular handicap) countable/numerable problema (masculine) she managed to overcome her disability consiguió superar su problema (before noun/delante del nombre) [pension/allowance] por invalidezMore example sentences
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- It pays for equipment and holidays to help improve the lives of children with physical and mental disabilities in the York area.
- It permitted specified doctors to put to death those suffering from grave mental or physical disabilities.
- Recipients include community groups, nursing homes, and people with physical disabilities.
- The fact that the defendant is under a disability is, in the end, it seems to me, a neutral point.
- It was necessary for him to show that he was under a disability on and from the date of the accident.
- The Supreme Court said that the objective was to wipe out disabilities imposed by Hindu shastras.
- 2 (disqualification) [Law/Derecho] incapacidad (feminine) (legal)
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In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.