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at sign

n.
The symbol (@) for the word at, used for example in email addresses to separate the username from the domain name and in social networking platforms before a username to direct a message or comment toward that user.
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Translations
at-merkki
manki
kukac
eta
afna

at sign

n (Comput) → at-Zeichen nt
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is reduced to the labored production of simple words; Paul D., who has a smaller lesion, is more adept at sign language, but his communication often becomes a "word salad,' with overly complex sentences and bizarre word substitutions; and Karen L., with damage to the parietal region next to the frontal lobe, engages in animated and grammatically correct signed conversations but often fails to specify whom or what she is referring to and has difficulty understanding the signed communication of others.