Disability, Definition(s) of

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“An individual with a disability is a person who: (1) Has a physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities; (2) Has a record of such an impairment; or (3) Is regarded as having such an impairment.”

Glossary Source: 

U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. (2009). Facts about the Americans with Disabilities Act [Fact Sheet]. Retrieved from http://www.eeoc.gov/eeoc/publications/fs-ada.cfm