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Sign Language
MeSH HeadingSign Language
Tree NumberE02.831.671.609.668
Tree NumberF01.145.209.530.702.668
Tree NumberL01.143.649.526.668
Annotationno qualif
Scope NoteA system of hand gestures used for communication by the deaf or by people speaking different languages.
Online Noteuse MANUAL COMMUNICATION to search SIGN LANGUAGE 1974
History Note91(75)63-65; was see under MANUAL COMMUNICATION 1974-90; was heading 1963-65
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD012813


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Therapeutics [E02]
   Rehabilitation [E02.831]
      Rehabilitation of Hearing Impaired [E02.831.671]
         Manual Communication [E02.831.671.609]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSign Language [E02.831.671.609.668]

 
Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms [F01]
   Behavior [F01.145]
      Communication [F01.145.209]
         Nonverbal Communication [F01.145.209.530]
            Manual Communication [F01.145.209.530.702]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSign Language [F01.145.209.530.702.668]

 
Information Science [L01]
   Communication [L01.143]
      Nonverbal Communication [L01.143.649]
         Manual Communication [L01.143.649.526]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSign Language [L01.143.649.526.668]

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