Definitions for dactylologyˌdæk təˈlɒl ə dʒi

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

dac•ty•lol•o•gyˌdæk təˈlɒl ə dʒi(n.)(pl.)-gies.

  1. fingerspelling.

    Category: Language/Linguistics

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  1. dactylology(Noun)

    The use of the fingers and hands to communicate ideas, especially by the deaf.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dactylology(noun)

    the art of communicating ideas by certain movements and positions of the fingers; -- a method of conversing practiced by the deaf and dumb


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