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impairment

(Damage), noun detriment, disrepair, harm, hurt, injury, loss
Associated concepts: impairment of vision

impairment

(Disability), noun affliction, ailment, debility, deterioration, disablement, disorder, disqualification, feebleness, frailty, handicap, helplessness, illness, impairment, impotence, impotency, inability, innbility to work, inadequacy, incapability, incapacitation, incompetence, incompetency, indisposition, ineffectiveness, ineffectuality, ineffectualness, inefficacy, inefficiency, infirmity, insufficiency, malady, sickness, unfitness, unsoundness, weakness
Associated concepts: complete disability, continuous disabillty, disability benefits, disability compensation, disability innurance, general disability, medical disability, mental dissbility, partial disability, proof of disability, temporary disability, total disability

impairment

(Drawback), noun detriment, inability, liability, limitation
Associated concepts: impairment of funds, impairment of security
See also: abuse, cost, damage, defacement, defect, deficiency, defilement, deterioration, detriment, disability, disrepair, expense, fault, handicap, harm, injury, penalty, prejudice, sacrifice, wear and tear
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27-29: AAMI Human Factors For Medical Devices; Park Inn Conference Centre, London, United Kingdom.
While not required by AAMI or European standards, to make SMS even more effective in the operating room, the fabric is treated with both anti-static and alcohol repellent chemicals.
The Carnival provides a truly thrilling experience on and off the track whether your focus is the running of world's richest race for two-year-olds on AAMI Golden Slipper Day or the glamour of the 151st AJC Australian Derby.
An overview of AAMI, pertinent mechanisms of memory, the companies most likely to participate, and the importance ofCalico LLC as a harbinger of regulatory change.
AAMI spokesman Mike Sopinski said both age groups were convinced they were not a major hazard on the road.
WHOBEGOTYOU is set to start odds-on in the Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby at Flemington tomorrow, writes Andrew O'Toole.
While they may seem onerous, much effort has been expended in recent years by AAMI, ECRI, FDA, JCAHO, and NFPA to limit the steps to the minimum needed.
The newly created role, reporting to Gary Bartlett, Chief Executive of AAMI, aims to consolidate the various aspects of AAMI's mutual fund business, including closed- and open-ended funds, fund administration and fund distribution.
TM] (MDI), today announced it will exhibit and present at the AAMI 2015 Annual Conference and Expo, June 5-8, in Denver, CO.
The work of the experts and the steering committee was facilitated by Ed Kimmel man, QMS technical consultant to AAMI and convenor of the ISO/TC210, WG1, the developer of ISO 13483:2003.
According to a study by insurer AAMI, when behind the wheels, men are twice as likely to ignore speed limits than the fairer sex.
ST BASIL broke his Group 1 duck with a oneand-a-quarter-length victory in one of Australia's toughest sprint races, the AAMI Stradbroke over seven furlongs at Eagle Farm on Saturday, writes Syd Brennan.