BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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How to sign: a formal contractual relationship established to provide for regular banking or brokerage or business services
"he asked to see the executive who handled his account";

account in BSL Watch how to sign account in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: business relationship

Categories: relationship

Within this category: brokerage account, bank account, short account


How to sign: a short account of the news
"the report of his speech"; "the story was on the 11 o'clock news"; "the account of his speech that was given on the evening news made the governor furious";

report in BSL Watch how to sign report in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: report, story, news report, write up

Categories: news

Within this category: newsletter, bulletin, dispatch, exclusive


How to sign: a statement of recent transactions and the resulting balance
"they send me an accounting every month";

accounts in BSL Watch how to sign accounts in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: accounting, account statement

Categories: statement, financial statement

Within this category: capital account, capital account, profit and loss, suspense account, expense account


How to sign: a statement that makes something comprehensible by describing the relevant structure or operation or circumstances etc.
"the explanation was very simple"; "I expected a brief account";

explanation in BSL Watch how to sign explanation in British Sign Language
explanation - SignStation

Similiar / Same: explanation

Categories: statement

Within this category: simplification, accounting, reason, justification, exposition, explication, gloss, deriving, definition, interpretation, walk-through

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