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cued speech

noun, (sometimes initial capital letters)
1.
a method of communication in which a speaker uses a system of manual cues to aid a lipreader by clarifying potentially ambiguous mouth movements with hand gestures.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75
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  • From preschool through the sixth grade, claimant's teachers used cued speech.

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