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English definition of “lip-read”

lip-read

verb [I or T]     /ˈlɪp.riːd/ (lip-read or lip-read)
to understand what someone is saying by watching the movements of their mouthReading lip-reading     /ˈlɪpˌriː.dɪŋ/ noun [U] Reading
(Definition of lip-read verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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