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visual aid

noun [C]
 
 
something that helps you understand or remember information, such as a picture or filmTeaching in general
Translations of “visual aid”
in Chinese (Traditional) 直觀教具…
in Russian наглядное пособие…
in Turkish görsel araç…
in Chinese (Simplified) 直观教具…
in Polish pomoc dydaktyczna, multimedia…
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