audism

noun aud·ism \ ˈȯ-ˌdi-zəm \

Definition of audism

: discrimination or prejudice against individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing

audist

play \ˈȯ-dist\ noun

Origin and Etymology of audism

aud- (as in 1audition, 2auditory) + -ism (after racism)


Medical Dictionary

audism

noun aud·ism \ ˈȯ-ˌdi-zəm \

medical Definition of audism

: discrimination or prejudice against individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing

audist

play \ˈȯ-dist\ noun

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