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Deafness Glossary C to D

Deafness and hearing loss is a broad and complex topic. Here you can find short definitions for the many words and terms associated with deafness and hearing loss. The terms range from medical terms to cultural terms. Get definitions for words and terms starting with letters C through D here.

Definition of Captioning.

Central Auditory Processing Disorder

Charge Syndrome

Children of Deaf Adults
Definition of CODA.


Cochlear Implant

Communication Access Realtime Translation

Conductive Hearing Impairment

Connexin 26

Cued Speech
Definition of Cued Speech.



Deaf Fraternities
Definition of deaf fraternities.

Deaf of Deaf
Definition of Deaf of Deaf (DOD).


Deaf Queers

Deaf Youth Leadership Camp



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