Sentence Examples with the word Deafness

The attacks of giddiness and deafness to which he had always been liable increased upon him.

Du Bellay's health was weak; his deafness seriously hindered his official duties; and on the ist of January 1560 he died.

In a similar way damage of a certain small portion of the temporal lobe of the brain produces loss of intelligent apprehension of words spoken, although there is no deafness and although words seen are perfectly apprehended.

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Young Treitschke was prevented by deafness from entering the public service.

In selecting books for Helen to read, I have never chosen them with reference to her deafness and blindness.

In the Reichstag he had originally been a member of the National Liberal party, but in 1879 he was the first to accept the new commercial policy of Bismarck, and in his later years he joined the Moderate Conservatives, but his deafness prevented him from taking a prominent part in debate.

For this reason it is used to remove corneal opacities, deafness due to thickening of the membrane, stricture of the oesophagus and hypertrophy of the pylorus, it has also been successful in the treatment of adhesive parametritis.

Each individual has a subconscious memory of the green earth and murmuring waters, and blindness and deafness cannot rob him of this gift from past generations.