BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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shape

How to sign: any spatial attributes (especially as defined by outline)
"he could barely make out their shapes through the smoke";

shape in BSL Watch how to sign shape in British Sign Language
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configuration in BSL Watch how to sign configuration in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: configuration, contour, conformation, form

Categories: spatial property, spatiality

Within this category: sharpness, dullness, topography, lobularity, concavity, convexity, angularity, narrowing, curvature, roundness, straightness, crookedness, stratification

shape

How to sign: alternative names for the body of a human being
"Leonardo studied the human body"; "he has a strong physique"; "the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak";

flesh in BSL Watch how to sign flesh in British Sign Language
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Similiar / Same: human body, physical body, material body, chassis, bod, anatomy, physique, figure, build, flesh, soma, frame, form

Categories: body, organic structure, physical structure

Within this category: person, juvenile body, adult body, male body, female body

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