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reading

 [rēd´ing]
understanding of written or printed symbols representing words.
lip reading (speech reading) understanding of speech through observation of the speaker's lip movements.

speech reading

use by people with hearing impairment of nonauditory clues as to what is being said through observing the speaker's facial expressions, lip and jaw movements, and other gestures.
Synonym(s): lip reading

lip reading

speech read·ing

(spēch rēd'ing)
Use, by people with hearing impairments, of nonauditory clues as to what is being said, acquired by observing the speaker's facial expressions, lip and jaw movements, and other gestures.
Synonym(s): lip reading.

speech read·ing

(spēch rēd'ing)
Use, by people with hearing impairments, of nonauditory clues as to what is being said, acquired by observing the speaker's facial expressions and gestures.
Synonym(s): lip reading.
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The issue was resolved when Dick turned Queen's evidence and the lip reader wasn't needed by the prosecution.
But the film is silent, and the triumphant, optimistic voice of his youthful Communist moth er is rendered mute until Sala recovers it through the skills of a lip reader at a school for the deaf.
Labour yesterday pressed No10 to release CCTV footage of Mr Mitchell's rant so it can be transcribed by a lip reader to prove who's telling the truth.
Lip reader Susan Whitewood, for the prosecution, said: "I would not write something down I have not seen.
Erskine hired a lip reader to capture the words delivered by Sir Bobby to Gascoigne before the fateful shoot out against West Germany, a touching soliloquy that perhaps explains why he was so loved by his players.
According to a lip reader, the first African-American President of the United States, just after the ceremony, asked George W.
The rooms will boast a Loop system and each story will be supported by a lip reader and interpreter.
A lip reader, employed by the Sunday Mirror, has studied video footage of the game and says that 21-year-old Holgate twice claimed Firmino had used the "N-word".
Mr Capewell said: "One of the boys is an expert lip reader and he claimed that club staff made some very unkind remarks about the boys' disabilities.
ITV News used the services of a lip reader - who told them she said: "I love the uniform.
Her comments were reported by TV news with the aid of a lip reader.
And you don't need to be an adept lip reader to pick out examples of the English version using colourful language towards Poll in that same Old Trafford clash earlier this season.