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partially sighted

Euph. not able to see well. Carrie is partially sighted, but she is not able to see well enough to read. I am not blind. I am partially sighted.
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Her figure, but partially concealed by the soft deerskin, was all curves of symmetry and youthful grace, while her features might easily have been the envy of the most feted of Continental beauties.
He opened it, and drew out a strip of embroidery partially finished, with the necessary materials for working, a complete.
It is, therefore, a striking fact that in the Friendly archipelago, which consists of a group of atolls upheaved and since partially worn down, two volcanos, and perhaps more, are historically known to have been in action.
Couthouy, one of the naturalists in the great Antarctic Expedition of the United States: -- "Having personally examined a large number of coral-islands and resided eight months among the volcanic class having shore and partially encircling reefs.
After half an hour's tumbling about, he came to the unsatisfactory conclusion, that it was of no use trying to sleep; so he got up and partially dressed himself.
Both organisations believe that this will radically improve what is currently available to blind and partially sighted people.
Main civic offices will remain open but 54 nursery, infant and primary schools will be closed or partially closed and nine high schools will shut.
Blind and partially sighted children in the North East are being denied the right to read, according to a new report.
AIA Peconic is sponsoring a daylong two part seminar titled, "Analysis of Code Requirements for Wind-Borne Debris Regions: Partially Enclosed Building Design", at the Bridgehampton Community House on Tuesday, November 15, starting at 2:30 p.
And it's increasingly worming itself into the food supply because it can often replace partially hydrogenated oil, the major source of trans fat.
The 18-year-old pedestrian was able to partially memorize the SUV license-plate number.
Kevin Connell, from RNIB, said: "With effective support, more blind and partially sighted people in the North-East can benefit from education and training.
When a debt is partially recourse and partially nonrecourse, it is reasonable to assume that a settlement of the debt, whether by the payment of a lump sum in cash or by a transfer of property, will first be allocated to the nonrecourse portion of the debt.
In the second stage, the screw is partially filled in the extraction and compression sections and completely full in the last part of the pumping section.
Proteins can also form collapsed, partially folded states.
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