[ aw-dist ]
/ ˈɔ dɪst /
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relating to, involving, or fostering discrimination against people who cannot hear or have difficulty hearing:These audist attitudes are built on the faulty premise that if a person is deaf or hard of hearing, they cannot communicate.
someone who discriminates against or exhibits prejudice or hostility toward people who cannot hear or have difficulty hearing:The essay examines the conflict that exists on campus between the audists and the Deaf culture on campus.
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Qui premier voulsist monstrer les dens audist Sieur de Vendosme et ses adhérens.The Rise of the Hugenots, Vol. 1 (of 2)|Henry Martyn Baird