amputee[am′pyo̵̅o̅ tē′, -pyə-]
- The definition of an amputee is a person who lost part or all of an arm or leg.
A person who had his foot removed surgically to stop the spread of gangrene is an example of an amputee.
An amputee with artificial arm.
a person who has had a limb or limbs amputated
Origin of amputeeamput(ate) + -ee
A person who has had one or more limbs removed by amputation.
- A person who has had one or more limbs removed.