anacusis

[ an-uh-kyoo-sis ]
/ ˌæn əˈkyu sɪs /

noun Medicine/Medical.

total deafness.

Nearby words

  1. anacrogynous,
  2. anacrotic,
  3. anacrotic pulse,
  4. anacrotism,
  5. anacrusis,
  6. anadama bread,
  7. anadem,
  8. anadenia,
  9. anadicrotic,
  10. anadicrotism

Origin of anacusis

From New Latin; see origin at an-3, acoustic, -sis

Related formsan·a·cu·sic, adjective

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Medicine definitions for anacusis

anacusis

n.

Complete deafness.

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