Definition of 'profoundly deaf'
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The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)
Children left profoundly deaf after meningitis have been found to regain most of their hearing with special implants.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
She is married now and has two children, both profoundly deaf.Coping With Sudden Hair Loss (1988) The Runaway Brain: the Evolution of Human Uniqueness (1993)
It depends on the individual but a profoundly deaf child will miss out - it is extremely hard for them to keep up.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But other innovations have already been making a difference for years, notably in bringing the gift of sound to children born profoundly deaf.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Following the journey of a new boy who enters a savage school for profoundly deaf children and adolescents, this features an entirely deaf cast.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Many profoundly deaf people are forced to use the branch because the telephone and e-mails sent to banks' websites go shamefully unanswered.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Definition of profoundly deaf from the Collins English Dictionary