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Context UsagePlay
Use 'wheelchair' to emphasize the tool aiding mobility, not the person's condition. SlideThe museum offers free wheelchairs to visitors who need them.
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Cultural SensitivityPlay
Remember 'wheelchair' refers to the aid, not identity; don't use it to label people. SlideMany wheelchair users lead very active lives.
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Accessibility FocusPlay
'Wheelchair accessible' used to describe places easy to enter or use for wheelchair users. SlideThe new public library is fully wheelchair accessible.