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noun [countable] handicap pronunciation in British English /ˈhændiˌkæp/
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    a disadvantage that prevents you from doing something well
    They told me that my lack of experience was a handicap.
    handicap to: His wild past could be a handicap to his ambitions.
    handicap of: Thousands of people suffer the handicap of not being able to read or write properly.


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