disability

Definition of disability

dis`a`bil´i`ty
n.1.State of being disabled; deprivation or want of ability; absence of competent physical, intellectual, or moral power, means, fitness, and the like.
Grossest faults, or disabilities to perform what was covenanted.
- Milton.
Chatham refused to see him, pleading his disability.
- Bancroft.
2.Want of legal qualification to do a thing; legal incapacity or incompetency.
The disabilities of idiocy, infancy, and coverture.
- Abbott.

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