Definitions

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  • adj. Unable to hear, i.e. deaf.

Etymologies

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non- +‎ hearing

Examples

  • Was it the hearing, or the nonhearing, or was it the discussions over the weekend?

    Announcement By Governor William Weld

  • They were motivated by studies indicating chronic noise exposure can lead to a host of nonhearing-related health problems, including cardiac events in adults and learning deficits in children.

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  • Grigely calls this "lipmisreading," a source of frustration and poetry for nonhearing lip readers.

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