Deafness definition

Deafness means a hearing impairment that is so severe that the student is impaired in processing linguistic information through hearing, with or without amplification, that adversely affects a student’s educational performance.
Deafness means a hearing impairment that is so severe that the child is impaired in processing linguistic information through hearing, with or without amplification, that adversely affects the child's educational performance. (34 CFR 300.8(c)(3))
Deafness means a hearing impair- ment that is so severe that the child is impaired in processing linguistic infor- mation through hearing, with or with- out amplification, that adversely af- fects a child’s educational perform- ance.

Examples of Deafness in a sentence

  • Ad hoc reviewer, Program Project Grants, NIH Deafness and Communication Disorders Institute, Oct.

  • Special reviewer, Sensory Disorders and Language Study Section, NIH Deafness and Communication Disorders Institute, 1992.

  • Deafness (DB) - The auditory impairment is so severe that the student is impaired in processing linguistic information through hearing, with or without amplification and the students educational performance is adversely affected.


More Definitions of Deafness

Deafness means a hearing loss so severe that the person is impaired in processing linguistic information through hearing, with or without amplification.
Deafness means a definite Diagnosis of the total and Irreversible loss of hearing in both ears, with an auditory threshold of 90 decibels or greater within the speech threshold of 500 to 3,000 hertz.
Deafness means a hearing impairment so severe that a child is impaired in processing linguistic informa- tion through hearing, with or withoutamplification, that adversely affects a child's educational performance.
Deafness means a hearing loss so severe that the person is impaired in
Deafness a physical disability, means a hearing impairment that is so severe that the individual is impaired in processing linguistic information through hearing, with or without amplification, that ad- versely affects an individual’s educational performance.
Deafness means a hearing loss of such severity that the individual must depend primarily upon visual communication such as lip-reading, writing, manual communication and gestures. There is usually a 70 decibel (db) loss or greater in both ears and a speech discrimination score of forty percent (40%) or less in the better ear.
Deafness means a hearing impairment that is so severe that the child is impaired in processing linguistic information through hearing, with or without amplification that adversely affects a child’s educational performance. A child may be found eligible as having Deafness if the child has one (1) or more of the following characteristics: