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Oralism

Oralism is the education of deaf students through oral language by using lip reading, speech, and mimicking the mouth shapes and breathing patterns of speech instead of using sign language within the classroom. Oralism came into popular use in the United States around the late 1860s, with the Clarke School for the Deaf in Northampton, Massachusetts being the first school to start teaching in this manner, in 1867.

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oralism

n. A philosophy of education for the deaf, opposed to manualism, that uses spoken language consisting of lipreading, speech, the process of watching mouth movements, and mastering breathing techniques.

Usage examples of "oralism".

Without waiting for his answer she knelt and took him in her mouth, where he reached the conclusion she desired a few minutes later in mutual oralism upon the bed.

Oralism was out and at last the school began teaching Signed Exact English.

Without waiting for his answer she knelt and took him in her mouth, where he reached the conclusion she desired a few minutes later in mutual oralism upon the bed.