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American Sign Language
- (with the “open B” handshape) OpenB@Chesthigh-FingerUp
- (in various orientations corresponding to the location of the literal or figurative referent) FlatB@Left1Chesthigh-FingerUpPalmLeft1, FlatB@CenterChesthigh-FingerUpPalmForward, FlatB@Right2Chesthigh-FingerUpPalmRight2, ....
This sign uses the same handshape as all ASL possessives, e.g. FlatB@Chest-PalmBack (“my, mine”), and FlatB@Chesthigh-FingerUp RoundHoriz (“their”). Its location and orientation index the referent (the possessor).
- This one-handed ASL sign is produced as follows: