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am·pu·tee

(am'pyū-tē'),
A person with one or more limbs either partially or entirely amputated.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

amputee

(ăm′pyo͝o-tē′)
n.
A person who has had one or more limbs removed by amputation.
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am·pu·tee

(amp'yū-tē')
A person with an amputated limb or part of limb.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

amputee

A person who has suffered an AMPUTATION.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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