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issue

How to sign: a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon
"the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise"; "his decision had depressing consequences for business"; "he acted very wise after the event";

effect in BSL Watch how to sign effect in British Sign Language
effect - QIA Dictionary of ICT
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event in BSL Watch how to sign event in British Sign Language
event
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issue in BSL Watch how to sign issue in British Sign Language
issue - Ben Fletcher - Tech Signs
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Similiar / Same: consequence, effect, result, upshot, outcome, event

Categories: phenomenon

Within this category: aftereffect, aftermath, bandwagon effect, brisance, butterfly effect, by-product, change, coattails effect, Coriolis effect, dent, domino effect, harvest, impact, influence, knock-on effect, offspring, outgrowth, placebo effect, position effect, product, repercussion, response, side effect, spillover

issue

How to sign: the immediate descendants of a person
"she was the mother of many offspring"; "he died without issue";

offspring in BSL Watch how to sign offspring in British Sign Language
offspring - University of Wolverhampton
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progeny in BSL Watch how to sign progeny in British Sign Language
progeny - University of Wolverhampton
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Similiar / Same: offspring, progeny

Categories: relation, relative

Within this category: baby, bastard, child, firstborn, grandchild, successor

issue

How to sign: an opening that permits escape or release
"he blocked the way out"; "the canyon had only one issue";

exit in BSL Watch how to sign exit in British Sign Language
exit - QIA Dictionary of ICT
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way out in BSL Watch how to sign way out in British Sign Language
way out
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Similiar / Same: exit, way out, outlet

Categories: opening

Within this category: outfall

issue

How to sign: an important question that is in dispute and must be settled
"the issue could be settled by requiring public education for everyone"; "politicians never discuss the real issues";

issue in BSL Watch how to sign issue in British Sign Language
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Categories: cognitive content, content, mental object

Within this category: quodlibet

issue

How to sign: some situation or event that is thought about
"he kept drifting off the topic"; "he had been thinking about the subject for several years"; "it is a matter for the police";

matter in BSL Watch how to sign matter in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: topic, subject, matter

Categories: cognitive content, content, mental object

Within this category: area, blind spot, res judicata

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