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signing

a specific set of manual signs used to communicate with deaf people
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The recent system uses humanoid for signing. These humanoid are virtual avatars which can be programmed for rendering sign gestures.
Another sign system, Signing Exact English (SEE), is also used in Philippine schools for the deaf, including public schools.
However, the rule does not apply abroad, so clubs started signing foreign youngsters.
"Peru rejects pressure from any country on its foreign policy." Peruvian lawmaker Javier Diez Canseco opined that "signing the agreement would represent sacrificing Peru's principles and sovereignty." As a result, Peru has lost $4 million in military funds and is slated to lose as much as $8 million in economic support funds for fiscal year 2006, including money for reforming democracy, combating narco-terrorism, and supporting the country's Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
By signing him with the same cross that I mark myself with, I knew us still to be one in its saving mystery, bridged by the wood that unites heaven and earth.
These signing methods must include either a facsimile of the preparer's signature or his or her printed name.
Consequently, a strong volunteer identity will lead to signing an organ donor card.
Alice Randall, author of The Wind Done Gone, will be reading from and signing her new book, Pushkin and the Queen of Spades, on May 14 at 7 P.M.
In general, the instructors either sign or speak their lessons; they do not use simultaneous communication (signing and speaking at the same time).
Most ACIP members boycotted the signing ceremony, held at the church's national office in Toronto.
Now at the age of three, he has a signing vocabulary that consists of over 200 signs.
Indeed, the level of detail and specialized knowledge demanded in the preparation and submission of complex corporate tax returns demands that the responsibility for signing the return--and affirming under penalties of perjury the completeness and accuracy of the return--be delegated to an employee with a significant level of professional tax expertise, training, and experience.