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American Sign Language
- (reverse direction) 1@Chin 1@Jaw
Reduction of obsolete sign 1@Ear 1@Mouth B@RadialHand-PalmForward-B@CenterNeckhigh-PalmForward (“hearing and speaking are closed”), hearkens to the then-acceptable manualist term, Deaf-mute.
- This one-handed ASL sign is produced as follows:
- deaf person