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oralist

[awr-uh-list, ohr-]
noun
  1. an advocate of oralism.
  2. a deaf person who communicates through lipreading and speech.
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adjective
  1. of or relating to oralism.
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Compare manualist.

Origin of oralist

First recorded in 1865–70; oral + -ist
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