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partially sightedadjective

uk   /ˌpɑː.ʃəl.i ˈsaɪ.tɪd/ us   /ˌpɑːr.ʃəl.i ˈsaɪ.t̬ɪd/
People who are partially sighted are not completely blind but are able to see very little.
(Definition of partially sighted from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “partially sighted”
in Arabic ضَعيف البَصر…
in Korean 시력 장애가 있는, 약시의…
in Portuguese com visão parcial…
in Catalan amb baixa visió…
in Japanese 弱視の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 弱视的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 弱視的…
in Italian ipovedente…
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