Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a system of communication, esp. one for deaf persons, in which positions of the fingers indicate the letters of the alphabet
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
An alphabet used for communication by hearing-impaired people in which finger positions represent the letters.