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in·va·lid

(in'vă-lid),
1. Weak; sick.
2. A person partially or completely disabled.
[L. in- neg. + validus, strong]

invalid

(ĭn′və-lĭd)
n.
One who is incapacitated by a chronic illness or disability.
adj.
1. Incapacitated by illness or injury.
2. Of, relating to, or intended for invalids.
tr.v. inva·lided, inva·liding, inva·lids
1. To incapacitate physically.
2. Chiefly British To release or exempt from duty because of ill health: "I was not quite sick enough to be invalided out, even though I was of no more use" (Mary Lee Settle).

in·va·lid

(in'vă-lid)
1. Weak; sick.
2. A person partially or completely disabled.
[L. in- neg. + validus, strong]

invalid

(ĭn′vă-lĭd) [L. in-, not, + validus, strong]
1. A former term for a person who is not well; weak. Use of the term is archaic.
2. Based on false premises, reasonings, or justifications.
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But the mood was grim, and the locked-down ceremony at the Invalides national monument lacked the defiance of January, when a million people poured through the streets to honor those killed by Islamic extremist gunmen.
Red Cross volunteers attend the National Tribute to The Victims of The Paris Terrorist Attacks at Les Invalides yesterday PASCAL LE SEGRETAIN/GETTY IMAGES
Mr Hollande, who in January locked arms with world leaders in a show of global unity against terrorism, sat on his own in a hard-backed chair in the cavernous Invalides courtyard, the assembled mourners behind him as victims' names were recited.
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The names and faces of 130 people killed on November 13 were beamed on to a giant screen at historic Hotel des Invalides.
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