BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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How to sign: that which is responsible for one's thoughts and feelings; the seat of the faculty of reason
"his mind wandered"; "I couldn't get his words out of my head";

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mind in BSL Watch how to sign mind in British Sign Language
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head in BSL Watch how to sign head in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: mind, brain, psyche, nous

Categories: cognition, knowledge, noesis

Within this category: noddle, tabula rasa, ego, unconscious mind, subconscious mind

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How to sign: the educator who has executive authority for a school
"she sent unruly pupils to see the principal";

head teacher in BSL Watch how to sign head teacher in British Sign Language
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Headteacher in BSL Watch how to sign Headteacher in British Sign Language
Headteacher - Nathanael Farley

Similiar / Same: school principal, principal, head teacher

Categories: educator, pedagogue

Within this category: chancellor, headmaster, headmistress

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How to sign: a person who is in charge
"the head of the whole operation";

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Similiar / Same: chief, top dog

Categories: leader

Within this category: administrator, administrator, capo, department head, don, general, general manager, grand dragon, head of household, secretary

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How to sign: direct the course; determine the direction of travelling

guide in BSL Watch how to sign guide in British Sign Language
guide - University of Wolverhampton

Similiar / Same: guide, maneuver, point, steer, manoeuver, manoeuvre, direct, channelize, channelise

Categories: control, command

Within this category: dock, sheer, pull over, crab, navigate, stand out, starboard, conn, navigate, channel, corner, park

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How to sign: a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about
"the heading seemed to have little to do with the text";

heading in BSL Watch how to sign heading in British Sign Language
heading - University of Wolverhampton

Similiar / Same: heading, header

Categories: line

Within this category: crossheading, headline, lemma, rubric, running head, subheading, title

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How to sign: (computer science) a tiny electromagnetic coil and metal pole used to write and read magnetic patterns on a disk

read/write head in BSL Watch how to sign read/write head in British Sign Language
read/write head - QIA Dictionary of ICT

Similiar / Same: read/write head

Categories: coil

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