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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Partial or complete loss of hearing.

Usage examples (31)
  • Many late deafened adults suffer from something I term deafness paranoia.
  • The couple believe that deafness is a cultural identity as well as a physical reality.
  • The cause of the deafness is unknown, but has been attributed to diseases such as syphilis, lead poisoning, or typhus.
  • Immediately, I wanted to find the person who wrote that, shake them up, tell them that deafness is not the end of the world. for more
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