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advertisement, publicity, advertise, publicise, commercial

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3925 advertise
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As a Noun: 1. An announcement in a newspaper, on television, or on a poster about something such as a product, event, or job vacancy. English = advertisement, commercial. 2. Information or actions intended to attract the public's attention to someone or something. English = publicity. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To tell people about something such as a product, an event, or a job, in newspapers, on television, or on posters in order to encourage them to buy the product. English = advertise. 2. To make a fact or event widely known to the public. English = publicise.

airplane, aeroplane, plane, aircraft, flight, fly (aeroplane), jet, air force

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4530 aeroplane
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As a Noun: 1. A vehicle with wings and one or more engines that enable it to fly through the air. English = airplane, aeroplane, plane, aircraft, jet. 2. A journey made by flying in an aeroplane. English = flight. 3. The part of a country's military organisation that is concerned with fighting in the air. English = air force. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To travel or go by plane. English = fly.

air, breeze, breezy, airy, atmosphere, mood

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1628 air1b
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alcoholic, alcoholism

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3168 alcoholic1a
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As a Noun: 1. A person who is addicted to alcohol and continues drinking even though it makes them ill. English = alcoholic. 2.

altar

Auslan SignbankDictionary#2555 altar
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As a Noun: 1. A holy table in a church or temple. English = altar.

amateur

Auslan SignbankDictionary#3870 amateur
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As a Noun: 1. Someone who does something as a hobby and not as a job. English = amateur. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To be done as part of a hobby and not as a job. English = (be) amateur.

animal

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4580 animal
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As a Noun: 1. A living creature such as a dog, lion, or rabbit, rather than a bird, fish, reptile, insect, or human being. English = animal. 2. Any living thing that is not a plant. English = animal.

tiger, lion

Auslan SignbankDictionary#2101 animal.claws
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As a Noun: 1. An animal, usually a large one that walks on four legs. 2. A fierce animal that belongs to the cat family. They are orange-colored with black stripes. English = tiger. 3. A fierce animal that belongs to the cat family. They have yellowish fur and the male has long hair on its head and neck. English = lion. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. Of an animal, to walk, stride or pace.

apple

Auslan SignbankDictionary#2004 apple1a
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As a Noun: 1. A round fruit with a smooth skin and firm white flesh. English = apple. 2. Something which grows on a tree or a bush and which contains seeds or a stone covered by a substance that you can eat. Apples, oranges, grapes, and bananas are examples. English = fruit. Note: 1. Most Auslan signers use this sign for APPLE only and use another sign, found in this dictionary, for FRUIT.

apron

Auslan SignbankDictionary#4258 apron
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As a Noun: 1. A piece of clothing that you put on over the front of your normal clothes and tie round your waist, especially when you are cooking, in order to prevent your clothes from getting dirty. English = apron. As a Verb or Adjective: 1. To put on an apron.