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sign languagenoun [C/U]

/ˈsɑɪn ˌlæŋ·ɡwɪdʒ/
a system of communication for people who cannot hear that uses hand and finger movements
(Definition of sign language from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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sign languagenoun [U or C]

uk   /ˈsaɪn ˌlæŋ.ɡwɪdʒ/ us   /ˈsaɪn ˌlæŋ.ɡwɪdʒ/
(Definition of sign language from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sign language”
in Chinese (Simplified) 手语,手势语…
in Turkish işaret dili…
in Russian кинетическая речь…
in Chinese (Traditional) 手語,手勢語…
in Polish język migowy…
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