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deaf

partially or totally unable to hear
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Suddenly, an initially respectful hush fell deafly as not one one single query came to leave Britain's world champion turning beetroot.
Schools can work together with each benefiting in a variety of ways, some of which are deafly defined and anticipated, and many others that are unexpected and have far-reaching beneficial implications.
And since our economy is dependent on immigration, the best means to prevent conflicts is by stipulating fair employment conditions, preferably through strong collective contracts, that deafly exclude any form of wage and social dumping.
Neither documentary history, feminist reappraisal, or academic study--though the book is deafly indebted to all of these approaches at various points--Hardship and High Living instead provides a broad, cursory introduction to Irish women's lives in the long nineteenth century.
This was deafly a ploy instrumented by the Crown to have this deal done on their terms as there was a suggestion that if Maoridom didn't sign the Crown would proceed and produce legislation anyway .
A: One never wants to say never, but the Democratic Party is deafly a shadow of its former self.
Some things that change deafly don't stay the same.
I hasten to add that they were deafly not stomping Nazis.
Regardless of her parents' ambivalence, standard chemotherapy is deafly in this child's best interest.
The limited size of the overlap is deafly illustrated in Table 1, which draws on research based on data from the first wave (1994) of the European Community Household Panel (ECHP) and the 2000 New Zealand Living Standards Survey.
Audit committees are deafly in the hot seat," says Patrick McGurn, vice-president at Institutional Shareholder Services, a research organization for institutional investors in Bethesda, Maryland.
Nagy of George Washington University has unearthed documents from the US Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) that deafly show the US' concerns about the diversion of water treatment equipment and chemicals is disingenuous.