postlingual

adjective
post·​lin·​gual | \ -ˈliŋ-g(yə-)wəl How to pronounce postlingual (audio) \

Medical Definition of postlingual

: occurring after an individual has developed the use of language postlingual deafness

Other Words from postlingual

postlingually \ -​ē How to pronounce postlingually (audio) \ adverb

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“Postlingual.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/postlingual. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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