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lip-read

verb [I or T] uk   us   /ˈlɪp.riːd/ (lip-read or lip-read)
to understand what someone is saying by watching the movements of their mouth
lip-reading
noun [U] uk   us   /ˈlɪpˌriː.dɪŋ/
Translations of “lip-read”
in Chinese (Traditional) 讀唇, 觀察唇形辨別話意…
in Russian читать с губ…
in Turkish dudak okumak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 读唇, 观察唇形辨别话意…
in Polish czytać z (ruchu) warg…
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