partial deafness


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partial deafness

Deafness in which the ability to hear low-frequency sounds is preserved but high-frequencies are inaudible.
See also: deafness
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Successful claimants can expect to receive in the region of pounds 5,000 for a partial deafness claim and as much as pounds 10,000 for more serious cases.
And former US President BILL CLINTON, who wears a hearing aid for partial deafness, blames it on his early years playing saxophone in clubs.
To his neighbours he is a frail old man with a heart problem and partial deafness.
She overcame arthritis, partial deafness and the reluctance of an earlier era's newspaper editors to hire working mothers.
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His efforts to hide his partial deafness offer a few subtle moments of humour; but at the same time Sukumar brings home the truth how sometimes it's better to turn a deaf ear to unsavoury happenings around us.
Dubai: A housewife has been accused of torturing her maid by banging her head against the wall and pushing a scissor in her ear leading to partial deafness.
"They sent me back to Britain because I'd detached my retina, torn my knee, had partial deafness and a brain trauma.
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