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Meaning of "a visual impairment" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF A VISUAL IMPAIRMENT

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WHAT DOES A VISUAL IMPAIRMENT MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of a visual impairment in the English dictionary

The definition of a visual impairment in the dictionary is a reduction or weakness in sight.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE A VISUAL IMPAIRMENT

a slap in the face
a slap on the back
a slap on the wrist
a soda
a sop to Cerberus
a spider´s web of sth
a sticky end
a stout heart
a stroke
a tad
a tall order
a taste of one´s own medicine
a tempo
a thick ear
A to J
A to Z
a treader of the boards
a turn-up
a voice in the wilderness
a whale of a

WORDS THAT END LIKE A VISUAL IMPAIRMENT

accouterment
advertisement
betterment
conferment
debarment
devourment
disempowerment
disinterment
dismemberment
empowerment
endangerment
endearment
ferment
garment
impairment
interment
reckless endangerment
torment
undergarment
visual impairment
wonderment

Synonyms and antonyms of a visual impairment in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «a visual impairment» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF A VISUAL IMPAIRMENT

Find out the translation of a visual impairment to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of a visual impairment from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «a visual impairment» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

视觉障碍
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

una deficiencia visual
570 millions of speakers

English

a visual impairment
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक दृश्य हानि
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ل ضعف البصر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

нарушения зрения
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

deficiência visual
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

একটি চাক্ষুষ দুর্বলতা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

une déficience visuelle
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Gangguan visual
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Eine Sehbehinderung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

視力障害
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

시각 장애
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Gangguan visual
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

khiếm thị
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஒரு காட்சி குறைபாடு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एक दृश्य हानिकारक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Görme bozukluğu
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

una minorazione visiva
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zaburzenia widzenia
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

порушення зору
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

deficiente de vedere
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μια οπτική δυσλειτουργία
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

´n visuele gestremdheid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

en synskada
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

en synshemming
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of a visual impairment

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «A VISUAL IMPAIRMENT»

The term «a visual impairment» is quite widely used and occupies the 28.816 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «A VISUAL IMPAIRMENT» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «a visual impairment» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «a visual impairment» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about a visual impairment

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «A VISUAL IMPAIRMENT»

Discover the use of a visual impairment in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to a visual impairment and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Visual Impairment: Access to Education for Children and ...
Written for parent and professionals working with children and young people with visual impairment, this work examines the causes of eye conditions and additional disabilities; how these can restrict access to the mainstream curriculum; and ...
Heather Mason, Stephen McCall, 2013
2
I Know Someone with a Visual Impairment
This series presents common behavioural and physiological health issues in a simple and inclusive way. It demystifies common health issues and also helps afflicted children feel as though they aren't alone.
Victoria Parker, 2012
3
Blind Spots: The Communicative Performance of Visual ...
The purpose of this book is to understand the experiences of persons who are visually impaired, including those who are invisibly visually impaired.
Melissa J. Frame, 2004
4
Children with Visual Impairment in Mainstream Settings
In order to feel confident in welcoming a child with a visual impairment in combination with additional difficulties into the mainstream classroom the teacher will need to be aware of: 0 the educational implications that may be created by a visual ...
Christine Arter, 2013
5
Special Teaching for Special Children? Pedagogies for Inclusion
Thus, a visual acuity of between < 6/18 and 3/ 60 after correction in both eyes is described as low vision, and < 3/60 as blind, although people with better acuity can also be described as having a visual impairment if they show an appreciable  ...
Ann Lewis, 2004
6
Visual impairment; social support: recent research in context
This body of work, conducted in a variety of academic, statutory, and voluntary sector settings, is discussed both in historical and current context, with particular reference to the agenda for change set by the White Paper Caring for ...
Robin Lovelock, 1995
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Science for All: Experiences and Outcomes of Students with ...
However, literature in science methodology for learners with a visual impairment is sparse (Erwin, Perkins, Ayala, Fine, & Rubin, 2001; DeLucci & Malone, 1982; Hadary, 1977). Although my primary interest was to review the literature available  ...
Deborah L. Rooks, 2009
8
A Parents' Guide to Special Education for Children with ...
When a child has a visual impairment or other disability, the level of involvement of his or her parents in educational decision making is different from that of parents whose children are not disabled. Federal and state laws and regulations  ...
Susan LaVenture, 2007
9
Visual Impairment and Eye Care Among Older Americans: ...
The purpose of this study is to examine the factors that influence the use of eye care and predict non-use based on the presence of a visual impairment, eye disease/injury, vision loss, and social demographic circumstances. Specific factors ...
Amy L. Freeland, 2009
10
Teaching Visually Impaired Children: Virginia E. Bishop ; ...
Special emphasis will be placed on why a visual impairment has the impact it does, and what modifications or adaptations can be made to compensate for the visual impairment's effects. It should be emphasized that when visually impaired  ...
Virginia E. Bishop, 2004

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «A VISUAL IMPAIRMENT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term a visual impairment is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Area youth with visual impairment denied use of yellow baseball
Grosse Pointe Woods — Ryan Huizdos, a 13-year-old from Grosse Pointe Woods who has a visual impairment due to albinism, was denied the ... «The Detroit News, Jul 15»
2
"Independence Day(s)” For Low-Vision Adults
The National Eye Institute defines it as “A visual impairment, not corrected by standard eyeglasses, contact lenses, medication, or surgery, ... «UUHC Health Feed, Jul 15»
3
Everything in the garden is good for Bury Blind Society
IT may not have been in existence for 160 years, but Bury Blind Society has been supporting those with a visual impairment since 1922. «Bury Times, Jul 15»
4
Brother and sister duo get ready to be the first young entrepreneurs …
"She was born with a visual impairment, and she takes her challenges and really turns them into blessings," said Amber Seaton. 9-year-old ... «KJCT8.com, Jul 15»
5
Tammy Ruggles: Legally blind yet a professional photographer
One is because I've always like classic black and white photography, and two, I have a visual impairment that causes me to see better in high contrast, so this is ... «Wonder Woman, Jul 15»
6
Opportunities needed to get blind people into work
"Most people with a visual impairment, for instance, aren't completely blind, and while some blind people do have guide dogs, not everyone ... «Herald Scotland, Jun 15»
7
Paralympics is the aim as goalball teenager Brittany gets called up …
Born with a visual impairment, the deterioration in Brittany's sight over subsequent years made life difficult. She has already had four operations to try and halt ... «Bradford Telegraph and Argus, Jun 15»
8
How the internet still fails disabled people
As someone with a visual impairment he uses VoiceOver software. He doesn't often recommend people simulate a visual impairment, but ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»
9
Lighthouse preschool blends children of varying abilities into one …
Although the little princess does not have a visual impairment, her mother does. Mom says the school helps the two of them relate even more. «WLS-TV, Jun 15»
10
GO bus still rolls through downtown Newcastle
Ms. Willoughby was born with a visual impairment, and is legally blind. She has never had a licence or been able to drive. She relies on the GO ... «durhamregion.com, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. A visual impairment [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/a-visual-impairment>. Mar 2019 ».
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