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Manual Communication

Scope Note: 
A form of communication with and among the deaf in which sign language and finger spelling are substituted for speech
Category: Disabilities
Broader Terms
Augmentative and Alternative Communication
Narrower Terms
Cued Speech
Finger Spelling
Sign Language
Use this term instead of
Signed English
Related Terms
Communication Skills
Deaf Interpreting
Hearing Impairments
Hearing Therapy
Oral Communication Method
Total Communication
Added to ERIC: 7/1/1966