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Saint Gabriels

Auslan SignbankDictionary#193 Saint-Gabriels
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As a Noun: 1. A private Catholic school for the deaf in Sydney (NSW, Australia), called Saint Gabriel's School for the Deaf.

Waratah

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1515 Waratah
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As a Noun: 1. A Roman Catholic school for the deaf at Waratah in the Australian state of New South Wales, called the Rosary Convent School. 2. A town near Newcastle, in New South Wales, called Waratah.

history

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4554 history.ISL
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As a Noun: 1. The events of the past. English = history. 2. A subject studied in school, colleges, and universities that deals with the past. English = history.

hypothesis

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1338 hypothesis
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As a Noun: 1. An idea which is suggested as a possible explanation for something, but which has not yet been proved to be correct, a formal word. English = hypothesis.

library, librarian

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1339 librarian
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As a Noun: 1. An institution or part of an institution that keeps books and newspapers for people to read. A member is usually allowed to borrow books for certain periods of time. English = library. 2. A person who is in charge of a library or who has been trained to do responsible work in a library. English = librarian.

playroom

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1365 playroom
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As a Noun: 1. A room in a house or school for children to play in. English = playroom.

prefect, name tag, label, stereotype

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1124 prefect
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As a Noun: 1. An older pupil at a school who does special duties and helps the teachers to control the younger pupils. English = prefect. 2. A small piece of cloth, metal or paper that is worn on your chest and which has your name on it. English = name tag. Augmented Meaning: 1. When placed on the forehead, a variant of this sign can mean "a defining label or name" of a person in a negative stereotypical sense. Note: 1. Can also be made with the fingers closed together, in the "spoon" handshape.

uniform

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1765 uniform
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As a Noun: 1. A special set of clothes which some people, for example soldiers or the police, wear at work, and which some children wear at school. English = uniform. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be dressed up in or wearing a uniform.

university, mortarboard, graduate

Auslan SignbankDictionary#571 university.cap
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As a Noun: 1. An educational institution where students study for degrees and where academic research is done. English = university. 2. A stiff black cap with a flat, square top and a tassel hanging from it. It is sometimes worn on formal occasions by university students and teachers. English = mortarboard. 3. A person who has successfully completed a degree course and received a certificate that shows this. English = graduate. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To successfully complete a degree course and receive a certificate that shows this. English = graduate.

degree (diploma), diploma, qualification, certificate, qualifications, qualified, certified, accredited, qualify

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4034 certificate.unroll1a
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As a Noun: 1. The course of study and the examinations you have passed in a particular area of knowledge which give you the knowledge and skills to do something. English = qualifications. 2. A statement which shows that you have completed and passed a course of study. English = degree, diploma, certificate, qualification. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To pass the examinations in a course of study in a particular area of knowledge which gives you the knowledge and skills to do something. English = qualify, (be) qualified. 2. To have a statement which shows that you have completed and passed a course of study which enables you to do some particular task or job. English = (be) qualified, (be) certified, (be) accredited.