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adjective     challenged pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    unable to do particular things without difficulty because of being disabled in some way

    visually challenged (=unable to see well)

  2. 2
    humorous used with other words to mean that someone lacks a particular quality or ability

    vertically challenged (=not very tall)

    sartorially challenged (=badly dressed)

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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