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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.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

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
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

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.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

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.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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The current study was planned to mitigate the communication barriers of PHI children (PHIC) by enabling their word articulation ability using lip-reading through a proposed software application.
The presenter's face in the video was masked to avoid potential interference from the lip-reading. For lip-reading stimuli, consecutive frames of a feminine face pronouncing disyllable Chinese words were presented at a moderate speed.
The report says: 'One of the biggest factors for the low number of classes is the lack of trained lip-reading tutors'.
A committee insider told FilGoal.com that after Zamalek striker Amr Zaki was punished for a similar incident last season, lip-reading have since then been abandoned as a way of spotting players' misbehavior.
Researchers say computerized lip-reading will benefit counterterrorism and law enforcement units.
Individuals with deafness from an oral/aural background may depend on speech and lip-reading skills and may choose to be involved primarily with people who can hear.
A LIP-READING course for beginners at Redcar Education Development Centre, Corporation Road, starts on Wednesday September 29, 10am-noon.
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And they will use a lip-reading expert in a bid to gather independent evidence about the incident.
Not to be missed is humanity's invention of itself with the discovery of the first weapon, and supercomputer HAL's lip-reading surveillance of the human masters it is about to overthrow.
agent, after she persuaded officials that her lip-reading skill could be used to great advantage in analyzing surveillance tapes.
has launched research and development on a lip-reading cellular phone that would allow people to have conversations without actually speaking, company officials said Friday.