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deafness definition

  • noun:
    • the healthiness of becoming deaf; the shortage or lack of the ability to hear.
    • insufficient knowledge or refusal to acknowledge a particular issue, problem, etc.
    • Incapacity of perceiving noises; the state of body organs which stops the effect which constitute hearing; wish of this sense of hearing.
    • Unwillingness to listen to; voluntary rejection of understanding dealt with towards comprehension.
    • Incapacity of perceiving or distinguishing noises, in result of the disability associated with the body organs of hearing; that state regarding the body organs which prevents the reception for the impressions that constitute hearing; want associated with feeling of hearing.
    • Unwillingness to hear; voluntary rejection of understanding dealt with into the ear or even the comprehension.
    • partial or complete loss of hearing
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