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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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AAMI has determined the maximum allowable levels of contaminants that can safely be in the water for HD without causing harm (see Table 2).
The prevalence of AAMI reported in previous studies has been higher than the prevalence of AACD found in the present study.
Interoperability is a huge space still under development," said AAMI president Mary Logan.
It should be noted that when the word "shall" appears, it is taken from the AAMI standards in which "shall" is the strongest word possible, meaning it is not an option.
Vincent brings to AAMI nearly 25 years industry experience, most recently with DWS Scudder Investments where he was a Managing Director and President of Scudder Mutual Funds.
The title-holders will be out to defend the Emergency Services Cup on home soil at AAMI Park on March 7 when the NRL season gets under-way.
1-5: AAMI Standards Week; Royal Sonesta Hotel, New Orleans, La.
To meet these high-performance expectations of small particle, blood and alcohol repellency, the fabrics and end-use medical products must meet stringent tests by AAMI and European standards.
ALREADY a ground-breaker in Australian racing, Clare Lindop scaled new heights when her mount, Rebel Raider, caused a major shock by storming to victory in the Group 1 AAMI Victoria Derby at Flemington yesterday, writes Tony O'Hehir.
Complying with AAMI Guidelines, these 100 percent Medical Grade Paper Bags separate and protect small items.
The new AAMI (2001) standard states use of <2 EU/ml with an action level of >1 EU/ml for water, but to use tests that have sensitivities down to 0.