deaf-mute

Definitions of deaf-mute
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n a deaf person who is unable to speak

Synonyms:
deaf-and-dumb person, mute
Types:
dummy, silent person
a person who does not talk
Type of:
deaf person
a person with a severe auditory impairment

adj lacking the sense of hearing and the ability to speak

Synonyms:
deaf-and-dumb
deaf
lacking or deprived of the sense of hearing wholly or in part

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