deaf-mute

noun \ ˈdef-ˈmyüt \

Definition of deaf-mute

often offensive
: a deaf person who cannot speak

deaf-mute

adjective, often offensive

Medical Dictionary

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deaf-mute

adjective \ ˈdef-ˈmyüt \

medical Definition of deaf-mute

often offensive
: lacking the sense of hearing and the ability to speak

deaf-muteness

noun, sometimes offensive

deaf-mutism

\-ˈmyüt-ˌiz-əm\ noun, sometimes offensive

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deaf-mute

noun

medical Definition of deaf-mute

often offensive
: a deaf person who cannot speak


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