lip-reading


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lip-read

(lĭp′rēd′)
v. lip-read (-rĕd′), lip-read·ing, lip-reads
v.tr.
To interpret (utterances) by lip reading.
v.intr.
To interpret utterances by lip reading.

lip-reading

n
(Medicine) a method used by deaf people to comprehend spoken words by interpreting movements of the speaker's lips. Also called: speech-reading
ˈlip-ˌreader n
Translations

lip-reading

[ˈlɪpˌriːdɪŋ] Nlectura f de labios

lip-reading

[ˈlɪpˌriːdɪŋ] nlettura delle labbra, labiolettura
References in classic literature ?
Just as, with you, the deaf and dumb, if once allowed to gesticulate and to use the hand-alphabet, will never acquire the more difficult but far more valuable art of lipspeech and lip-reading, so it is with us as regards "Seeing" and "Feeling".
The rocker made the confession during a solo show, adding that he now relies on lip-reading and wears large in-ear monitors to follow the music at live gigs.
NEW lip-reading technology could help solve crimes by deciphering what people caught on CCTV are saying, researchers claim.
Researchers add that the advantage of this method is that unlike iris and fingerprint scans, lip-reading doesn't require additional hardware as most devices come with inbuilt cameras these days.
Standard lip-reading software tracks lip twitches, tongue waggles and jaw motions as a person's mouth forms a word.
Group members will be able to share experiences and rebuild their confidence as well as benefit from speakers from relevant organisations, demonstrations of equipment and technology, taster sessions in lip-reading and many other activities.
News of the grant was welcomed by people at a lip-reading class at the centre.
Others use hearing aids, assistive listening devices, or lip-reading.
London, Mar 17( ANI ): Chelsea captain John Terry request to not consider lip-reading evidence has been rejected by the Westminster Magistrates' Court in central London during his trial in alleged racist abuse on Queens Park Rangers defender Anton Ferdinand.
She always remembered and paid tribute to her lip-reading teacher in the Worcester public schools, Miss Madigan.
A NORTH MP yesterday launched a campaign to ensure lip-reading classes are free for the hard of hearing across the country.
A TORY AM wants a shortage of lip-reading classes across the region to be addressed.