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Spanish translation: minusvalía o discapacidad

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English term or phrase:handicap, or disability
Spanish translation:minusvalía o discapacidad
Entered by: Parrot
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13:03 Apr 29, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: handicap, or disability
I don't really understand how to translate both:
It is the policy of this school not to discriminate on the basis of handicap, or disabilities
estudiante
minusvalía o discapacidad
Explanation:
en todo caso, es lo que se dice en España.
Selected response from:

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 15:15
Grading comment
gracias!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naminusvalía o discapacidad
Parrot
naminusvalidez o incapacidadxxxJon Zuber
nadesventaja o discapacidadxxxtrans4u


  

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25 mins
desventaja o discapacidad


Explanation:
handicap-desventaja, impedido,

disability-impotencia,inhabilidad, incapacidad,discapacidad, por invalidéz.

Saludos,

Bye



xxxtrans4u
PRO pts in pair: 387
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32 mins
minusvalidez o incapacidad


Explanation:
"Minusvalidez" is physical, "incapacidad" can be physical or mental. "Desventaja" and "impedido" would be more appropriate for "handicap" in its extended sense.

xxxJon Zuber
PRO pts in pair: 83
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5 hrs
minusvalía o discapacidad


Explanation:
en todo caso, es lo que se dice en España.

Parrot
Spain
Local time: 15:15
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 330
Grading comment
gracias!
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