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fingerspelling

[fing-ger-spel-ing]
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noun
  1. the communication in sign language of a word or other expression by rendering its written form letter by letter in a manual alphabet.
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fingerspell

[fing-ger-spel]
verb (used with or without object)
  1. to communicate by fingerspelling.
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Origin of fingerspell

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Related Words for fingerspelling

ASL, dactylology, fingerspelling