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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of, relating to, or involving certain nerves, especially as they affect the hearing

Usage examples (36)
  • Severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss in both ears
  • We evaluate children with severe sensorineural hearing loss that may be helped by a cochlear implant.
  • The cochlear implant is an electronic device that can provide auditory sensation to a person with severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss.
  • The ENT later told Locke that some patients suffer permanent deafness as a result of delays in diagnosis and treatment of sudden sensorineural hearing loss. for more
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