An amputee is someone who has had one or more of their limbs amputated. This can be due to disease, accident, or war.

  • He is a veteran amputee, which is why he has a prosthetic leg.

  • She is a veteran amputee, which is why she has a prosthetic arm.

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Example Sentences for amputee

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    Not everybody on this list is an amputee.

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    Each drone was operated by a multiple amputee.

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    He was a total double leg amputee.

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    Amputee or not, the guy started shooting first.

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    He's well loved by the amputee community in the city.

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    That he became an amputee was central to the resolution to the plot.

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    Apotemnophilia is the erotic interest in being or looking like an amputee.

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    The amputee must have satisfactory cardiovascular and pulmonary health.

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    The prosthesis has a contoured support for receiving the stump of the amputee.

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    Du Toit is also the first female amputee to compete in an able bodied Olympics.