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visually impaired

Euph. blind or partly blind. I am visually impaired, but I like TV just as much as the next person. The disease left him visually impaired.
See also: impaired
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The 4Sight360 platform delivers superior customer interactions utilizing both visually impaired and sighted agents to service customers.
As a result, NIB developed an education campaign to change perceptions in the business community of the abilities of people who are visually impaired.
Caption: Earl Goliath, an employee of Skorpion Zinc, handed a donation of white canes over to Monica Nangolo, southern regional coordinator of the Namibian Federation of the Visually Impaired (NFVI) during the commemoration of White Canes Day on 17 October.
The machine is designed for the visually impaired, but can be also used by others.
I was the only visually impaired person on my course.
The 58-year-old musician also founded the organisation, Musicians in Focus, to provide advice, training and support to other visually impaired musicians.
Ashish Gupta, one of the organisers of the Delhi Dash 2011, said everyone is a motor enthusiast and the idea of including visually impaired was to give them an experience of thrill and also to give them a platform to interact with the mainstream society.
The Blind Care Association began applying merging program in 2001 to facilitate the possibility of getting a high quality education through the integration of the blind and visually impaired children in public schools and providing all needed equipment, books and appropriate means of illustration, Director of the Association, Hanadi Rifae, said.
We walked with white canes in our hands to show our solidarity with our brothers and sisters, who are visually impaired," said the organisers.
Mike Newman, visually impaired British man tried the break the world Record in Wales's Pendine Sands Runway with his Keating TKR model Car but could not manage the break the Metin Senturk's speed record.
He, being the administrator of the hostel where the 21- year- old victim used to reside, had betrayed her trust," Jain said, adding, " The convict is no doubt a visually impaired person but at the same time, the victim is also a visually impaired girl who came to stay in the hostel with the hope that she shall be able to study further to make a career for herself.
Wendy Glasper organised the "Have a Go Day" with other visually impaired adults, who thoroughly enjoyed their tennis taster session.
It promotes public awareness of sight loss and works towards achieving better public services for visually impaired people.
Assistive Technology for Students Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired
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