BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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How to sign: the process whereby heat changes something from a solid to a liquid
"the power failure caused a refrigerator melt that was a disaster"; "the thawing of a frozen turkey takes several hours";

melting in BSL Watch how to sign melting in British Sign Language
melting - Scottish Sensory Centre More details
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Similiar / Same: thaw, thawing, melting

Categories: heating, phase change, phase transition, physical change, state change, warming


How to sign: reduce or cause to be reduced from a solid to a liquid state, usually by heating
"melt butter"; "melt down gold"; "The wax melted in the sun";

melt in BSL Watch how to sign melt in British Sign Language
melt - University of Wolverhampton
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Similiar / Same: melt down, run

Categories: break up, dissolve, resolve

Within this category: fuse, try


How to sign: become less clearly visible or distinguishable; disappear gradually or seemingly
"The scene begins to fade"; "The tree trunks are melting into the forest at dusk";

fade in BSL Watch how to sign fade in British Sign Language
fade - QIA Dictionary of ICT
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Similiar / Same: fade

Categories: weaken

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