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augmentative

(og-men′tă-tiv) [L. augmentare, to increase, grow]
Able to enlarge or increase.
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The prototypical augmentative suffixes in the conceptual domain of SUBSTANCE in Bulgarian are -[TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] [-ise], e.
Evidence-based practice in augmentative and alternative communication.
A comprehensive assessment at the clinic 9 months after admisssion recommended the use of augmentative and alternative communication since his primary methods of communication were facial expressions, gestures and primarily unintelligible utterances.
Augmentative and alternative communication: Supporting children and adults with complex communication needs (3rd ed.
At least six standards originally or currently belonging to the ISO 10000 series represent examples of a new "species" of augmentative standards and have an outstanding potential for application and integration within organizational MSs (e.
According to Hetzroni (2003), the use of augmentative and alternative communication for students with significant intellectual disabilities helps to reduce problem behaviors such as biting, hitting, and having tantrums while increasing functional communication behaviors.
Judgment of Translucency in Augmentative and Alternative Symbol Systems by Undergraduate Students
The purpose of this article is to describe a family-centered collaborative approach for developing and implementing augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) device training for one family.
Potts, Carey, Bryen, and Cohen (under review) found that job contact networks did impact employment among persons with serious speech disability who use augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) technology.
Although many students utilize such devices such as alternative augmentative communication, switches, and a variety of computer programs, the consistency of the use varies from teacher to teacher.
Fonix Corporation's (BULLETIN BOARD: FONX), DECtalk text-to-speech technology has been integrated into the latest type-to-talk product from ZYGO, a provider of augmentative communication systems to physically disabled people.
In 1990, Alant founded the Centre for Augmentative and Alternative Communication (CAAC), the only institution of its kind in Africa.

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