- unable to hear or speak
- a deaf person without speech
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Also see: language
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
deaf-and-dumb (def′ən dum′),USA pronunciation adj. [Often Offensive.]
Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
deaf-and-dumb offensive adj
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