Definition of 'hearing loss'
Example sentences containing 'hearing loss'
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The drugs have caused hearing loss.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Doctors hope that the condition will correct itself within five years, but any sight or hearing loss could be permanent.The Sun (2012)
In another patient, he missed the signs of hearing loss caused by excessive noise and only cleared the wax from his ears.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
But she suffered horrific injuries, losing her legs above the knee, fracturing her skull and suffering permanent hearing loss.The Sun (2006)
Definition of hearing loss from the Collins English Dictionary
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