Definition of 'amputee'
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He was the first triple amputee to take it on.The Sun (2013)
Another is now a triple amputee.The Sun (2010) The Sun (2012)
For weeks nurses tried to persuade him to overcome his reluctance to use a wheelchair and adapt to life as a double amputee.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
While most athletes favour the flexed blades, this double amputee uses stiff limbs with a curved blade on the bottom.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
There are 12 surviving triple amputees.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
In the research the hand was linked to the amputee's arm only by wire and actually lay on a nearby surface.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Next month they will attempt to become the first group including amputees to reach the North Pole unaided.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
He added:'I am in a room with another triple amputee and we have been talking about how we do things.The Sun (2009)
How natural is it that a double amputee should be running times for the 400m which put him within half a second of Olympic qualification?Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Definition of amputee from the Collins English Dictionary