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International Classification of Impairments, Disabilities and Handicaps

Pronunciation: in'ter-na'shun-al klas'i-fi-ka'shun im-par'ments dis'a-bil'i-tez hand'e-kaps

Definition: A WHO-sponsored numerical taxonomy of the impairments, disabilities and handicaps consequent upon injury and disease.

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