Definition of Gallaudet, Thomas Hopkins in English:

Gallaudet, Thomas Hopkins

Syllabification: Gal·lau·det, Thomas Hopkins
Pronunciation: /ˌɡaləˈdet
 
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( 1787–1851), US educator. In 1817, he founded the first free American school for deaf students in Hartford, Connecticut. Gallaudet University in Washington, DC, is named for him.

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