vājdzirdība

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From vājš (weak) +‎ dzirde (hearing) +‎ -ība.

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Noun[edit]

vājdzirdība f (4th declension)

  1. low, poor hearing, hearing impairment (the quality or state of one who is weak of hearing)
    vājdzirdību var radīt infekcijas slimības: gripa, skarlatīna, masalas... — infectious diseases can cause hearing impairment: influenza, scarlet fever, measles...
    dzirdes aparātu pacientam izraksta tikai tajos gadījumos, kad vājdzirdību nevar ārstēt ne ar medikamentiem, ne arķirurģiski — a hearing aid is prescribed to patients only in cases in which it is not possible to treat the hearing impairment with medication or surgically

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