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Spanish translation of “disable”

disable

verb /disˈeibl/
to reduce the ability or strength of; to cripple
dejar incapacitado
He was disabled during the war.
disability /disəˈbiləti/ noun (plural disabilities) something which disables
invalidez, discapacidad, incapacidad, minusvalía
He has a disability which prevents him from walking very far.
disability payment noun an amount of money regularly paid by the government to disabled people.
subsidio por invalidez, pensión por invalidez
disabled adjective lacking ability or strength
minusválido
a disabled soldier.
disablement noun
inhabilitación, minusvalidez
(Definition of disable from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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