PRELINGUALLY DEAFENED

being congenitally deaf or coming to be deaf before the learning of language.

PRELINGUALLY DEAFENED: "The film Mr. Holland's Opus depicts a good example of a prelingually deafened child."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PRELINGUALLY DEAFENED," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/prelingually-deafened/ (accessed September 21, 2020).
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