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sign interpreter [1 record]

Record 1 2019-11-04


Subject field(s)
  • Occupation Names (General)
  • Translation and Interpretation

A sign language interpreter is a person trained in translating between a spoken and a signed language. This usually means someone who interprets what is being said and signs it for someone who can't hear, but understands sign [language].


  • Désignations des emplois (Généralités)
  • Traduction et interprétation

Personne qui transmet les propos d'une communication orale par le moyen d'une interprétation gestuelle en vue de permettre à des personnes sourdes ou malentendantes d'en comprendre la teneur.


Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Nombramiento de cargos (Generalidades)
  • Traducción e interpretación
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