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something, as a machine, devised for a particular function

something invented

an element or a component in a decorative composition

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an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose

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something in an artistic work designed to achieve a particular effect

any ornamental pattern or design (as in embroidery)

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With the aid of adaptive devices, visually impaired people can independently access, store, and transmit the same information handled by sighted people.
Prior to conducting home visits, each Extension Homemaker volunteer attended a 1 1/2 day training program to conduct home visits to people with disabilities, to share information on adaptive devices and to help educate the consumer in using appropriate catalogs and publications are resources for direct purchase, modification or cost-effective fabrication of adaptive equipment.
Ed Tech is used to improve education with various types of devices used such as tablets, interactive displays, interactive whiteboards, adaptive devices and many other types of products used for educational purpose.
Adaptive devices give you the ability to participate in just about any sport you want.
Achilles officials generally visit with wounded service members as they recuperate in military hospitals, where they have the option to learn to use specialized adaptive devices, such as hand cycles, for competitions.
The game is compatible with any USB XBOX 360 game controllers and many USB adaptive devices.
Although there is no cure, kids with Rett syndrome can often learn independent skills such as using adaptive devices to communicate.
Just as there are many adaptive devices, there are many coping strategies for visible symptoms.
Significantly, women scientists are leading us into the future with cool new adaptive devices, medical breakthroughs, and investigative discoveries.
The other half of the entries focus on such topics as adaptive devices and equipment, transportation issues, housing options, maintaining mental acuity, the roles of different care givers, nutrition and exercise guidelines, and definitions of different types of medical insurance.
Of particular value are the sections on sleep hygiene and the very practical advice about adaptive devices and safety in the home to maximise function and energy.
In late January 2008, Perkins School for the Blind announced its intention to acquire the assets of Adaptive Technology Consulting (ATC) of Salisbury, Massachusetts, a privately owned technology company whose adaptive devices and training and consulting services are designed to offer greater independence to individuals who are blind, visually impaired, or have learning disabilities.
There are also adaptive devices or changes in medications that can improve one's vision, but in order to take advantage of these, you have to visit your eye doctor.
If a resident requires assistance or the use of any adaptive devices to eat, note this in the assessment.
Many of these resources are accessible through screen readers and other adaptive devices.
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