lip reading


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lip reading

n.
A technique for understanding unheard speech by interpreting the lip and facial movements of the speaker.

lip reader n.
Translations

lip read·ing

n. lectura labial, interpretación del movimiento de los labios.

lip reading

n lectura de los labios
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There so much going on, with lip reading practice using different exercises and game's, deaf awareness, communication tactics/ strategies.
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Provision of Sensory Services including Lip Reading Classes, Hand in Hand Classes and Hearing Support Services.
She was able to communicate through lip reading but at 29 she started to lose her vision caused by the rare condition Usher Syndrome.
He describes how he coped in the hearing world through a combination of interpreting vowel sounds, lip reading, and relying on context.
I think that's what he said, the lip reading wasn't very clear.
London, Jan 18 ( ANI ): Babies don't learn to talk just from hearing your voice, but they start taking up lip reading at six months - a new research has suggested.
Then there's the fact she's deaf and had to take out her hearing aids while on set, relying on lip reading alone.
Siobhan relies on lip reading or a British Sign Language interpreter during the interview stage.
Young defenders Rhys Williams and Seb Hines were given a lesson in lip reading and sign language by charity Community Integrated Care (CIC).
He also studied lip reading at Manchester Metropolitan University so he could communicate better with his hearing-impaired sister.