a set of finger configurations corresponding to the letters of the alphabet, used by the deaf in fingerspelling.
[man-yoo-uh-liz-uh m] /ˈmæn yu əˌlɪz əm/ noun 1. the theory or practice of education for the deaf employing and promoting the use of sign language as the primary means of communication.
[man-yoo-uh-list] /ˈmæn yu ə lɪst/ noun 1. an advocate of manualism. 2. a person who communicates through sign language. adjective 3. of or relating to manualism.
[man-yoo-uh l] /ˈmæn yu əl/ adjective 1. done, operated, worked, etc., by the hand or hands rather than by an electrical or electronic device: a manual gearshift. 2. involving or using human effort, skill, power, energy, etc.; physical: manual labor. 3. of or relating to the hand or hands: manual deformities. 4. of the nature […]
- Manual testing
testing That part of software testing that requires human input, analysis, or evaluation. (1996-12-27)
noun 1. training in the various manual arts and crafts, as woodworking.