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 (găl′ə-dĕt′), Thomas Hopkins 1787-1851.
American educator who established the first free American school for the deaf and hearing-impaired (1817). His sons Thomas (1822-1902) and Edward (1837-1917) also founded institutions for the deaf.


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Thomas Hopkins, 1787–1851, U.S. educator of the deaf.
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Noun1.Gallaudet - United States educator who established the first free school in the United States for the hearing impaired (1787-1851)
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