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braille

 [brāl]
an alphabet system for the blind, consisting of raised dots that can be felt with the fingertip.
Braille alphabet based on six-dot system. From Stein et al., 2000.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

braille

(brāl),
A system of writing and printing by means of raised dots corresponding to letters, numbers, and punctuation to enable the blind to read by touch.
[Louis Braille, French teacher of blind, 1809-1852]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

Braille

Alphanumeric writing designed for the vision impaired; characters are encoded and typed in relief, so properly trained fingers can “read” written communication.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

Braille

Public health Alphanumeric writing designed for the vision impaired; characters are encoded and typed in relief so properly trained fingers can “read” written communication. Cf Americans with Disabilities Act, Service dog.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

braille

A method of coding information using groups of six raised spots embossed on paper, to enable the blind to read through touch. (Louis Braille, 1809–1852, French school teacher).
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

Braille,

Louis, French educator, 1809-1852.
Braille - system of raised dots placed in patterns to allow the blind to read.
Braillophone - a combination telephone and braille system.
Medical Eponyms © Farlex 2012

Braille 

System of printing for blind persons, consisting of points raised above the surface of the paper used as symbols to indicate the letters of the alphabet. Reading is accomplished by touching the points with the fingertips.
Millodot: Dictionary of Optometry and Visual Science, 7th edition. © 2009 Butterworth-Heinemann
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Adaptacao em braile feita com cola de auto relevo resistente ao tato, para utilizacao dos alunos cegos.
"Tactile Map Automated Production (TMAP): Using GIS Data to Generate Braile Maps." In Proceedings of the CSUN International Conference on Technology and Persons with Disabilities, Los Angeles, CA, March 2004.
brought before Squire Braile, the local Justice of the Peace, Braile
"The iGrow platform utilizes non-invasive, low-level red laser and LED light to effectively re-energize the unhealthy cells that are in and around the hair follicle," said Jeff Braile, president, medical device division, Apira Science, Inc.
Temos uma caracteristica nas escolas publicas brasileiras, que embora a pessoa com deficiencia se possa matricular em qualquer escola, muitas vezes nos temos um direcionamento maior porque as vezes algumas escolas tem uma sala que e chamada sala de recursos o sala de apoio onde temos um profissional como por exemplo de braile, um professional que le braile que ensina braile e que faz um apoio da transformacao dos textos para braile assim como nesta sala tem a maquina de braile tem um computador com um programa em braile.
This description of the effluent only defines the orders of magnitude of the effluent characteristics, since its composition depends on the process and type of fiber processes (BRAILE; CAVALCANTI, 1993).
(9)-Nakazone, M.A.; Pinheiro, A.; Braile, M.C.V.B; Pinhel, M.A.S.; Souza, G.F.; Pinheiro Junior, S.; e colaboradores.
O primeiro conto foi "Diante da lei" (Kafka, 1999a), que disponibilizamos tanto em braile, para aqueles com perda total de visao, quanto em tamanho ampliado, para os com visao subnormal; os dois formatos foram preparados pela propria instituicao.
Apenas em uma escola havia materiais especificos para se trabalhar com alunos com deficiencia visual (livros em braile, computadores com Dosvox, impressoras e maquina Perkins Braile).