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prelingually deaf

/ (priːˈlɪŋɡwəlɪ) /

adjective

  1. deaf from birth or having acquired deafness before learning to speak
  2. (as collective noun; preceded by the)the prelingually deaf

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preliminaries, preliminary, preliminary sat/national merit qualifying test, prelimit, prelims, prelingually deaf, preliterate, preload, prelog, prelog, vladimir, prelogical thinking
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