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infirm
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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Definition
lacking physical strength or vitality — especially due to illness or age
  • The tallish boy, the notorious cemetery vandal, sprawled his legs into the center aisle, indifferently creating a hazard for the elderly, the infirm, and the unwary.
    p. 240.8
  • She saw very old, infirm people with their mouths agape; although they were, at best, only partially alert, they gave their stuporous attention to images that my grandmother described as "too surpassing in banality to recall."
    p. 261.3

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