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A method of communication in which the mouth movements of speech are combined with a system of hand movements to facilitate understanding and use by people who are deaf or hard of hearing.
- ‘This group was started by the parent of a deaf child who is excited about beginning the adventure of learning cued speech.’
- ‘Parents are the primary teachers of cued speech to their child.’
- ‘Thus, in cued speech the letter ‘C’ does not appear since it is pronounced either ‘S’ or ‘K’.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.