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Definition of American Braille
American BraillePoint Point, n.
1. (Med.) A pointed piece of quill or bone covered at one end
with vaccine matter; -- called also vaccine point.
2. One of the raised dots used in certain systems of printing
and writing for the blind. The first practical system was
that devised by Louis Braille in 1829, and still used in
Europe (see Braille). Two modifications of this are
current in the United States:
New York point founded on three bases of equidistant points
arranged in two lines (viz., : :: :::), and a later
American Braille, embodying the Braille base (:::) and the
New-York-point principle of using the characters of few
points for the commonest letters.
3. In technical senses:
(a) In various games, a position of a certain player, or,
by extension, the player himself; as: (1) (Lacrosse &
Ice Hockey) The position of the player of each side
who stands a short distance in front of the goal
keeper; also, the player himself. (2) (Baseball) (pl.)
The position of the pitcher and catcher.
(b) (Hunting) A spot to which a straight run is made;
hence, a straight run from point to point; a
cross-country run. [Colloq. Oxf. E. D.]
(c) (Falconry) The perpendicular rising of a hawk over the
place where its prey has gone into cover.
(d) Act of pointing, as of the foot downward in certain
Meaning of American Braille from wikipedia
: ⠃⠗⠁⠊⠇⠇⠑) (/breɪl/; French: [bʁaj]) is a tactile writing system
used by people
who are visually
impaired. It is traditionally
- American Braille
was a po****r braille alphabet
used in the United States before
of standardized English braille
in 1918. It was developed...
- Louis Braille
(/breɪl/ (listen); French: [lwi bʁaj]; 4 January
1809 – 6 January
1852) was a French
educator, catholic priest
of a system...
- English Braille
, also known
, is the braille alphabet
used for English. It consists
of 250 or so letters
(phonograms), numerals, punctuation...
- Braille ASCII
(or more formally
The North American Braille ASCII
Code, also known
) is a subset
of the ASCII character
- The goal of braille uniformity
is to unify
the braille alphabets
of the world
as much as possible, so that literacy
in one braille alphabet readily
- The Braille Institute
(BIA) is a non-profit organization
in Los Angeles providing
and one-on-one instruction...
- and American Braille
over English Braille
. Wait advocated
the New York System
as more logical
the American Braille
or the English Braille
- A refreshable braille display
or braille terminal
is an electro-mechanical device
for displaying braille
of round-tipped pins...
- Spanish Braille
is the braille alphabet
and Galician. It is very close
to French Braille
, with the addition
of a letter
for ñ, slight
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