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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.

afternoon, Good afternoon

Auslan SignbankDictionary#1120 afternoon.SA
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As a Noun: 1. The part of each day which begins at lunchtime and ends at about six o'clock. English = afternoon. Note: 1. You can use two signs to say ‘Good afternoon’: fist sign ‘good’, then sign ‘afternoon’.

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.