Braille


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Synonyms for Braille

French educator who lost his sight at the age of three and who invented a system of writing and printing for sightless people (1809-1852)

a point system of writing in which patterns of raised dots represent letters and numerals

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transcribe in braille

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New York: When Carlton Cook Walker's young daughter developed health problems that led to near-total blindness, she knew she wanted her to learn Braille. But the family's school, in rural central Pennsylvania, was resistant.
They are moulded with raised studs used for letters and numbers from the Braille alphabet to give kids a valuable aid to pick up the silent language.
The Project for the Installation of Braille Printers for the Visually Impaired Students in Nepal is funded under the Grant Assistance for Grassroots Human Security Projects (GGP) of Japan.
NLP, working under National History and Literary Heritage (NH and LH) Division, is also working on a proposal to depute visually impaired staff to assist the readers in online searching material, using Braille printers and other such activities, NLP Director Syed Ghayour Hussain said.
The device is a desktop e-reader which will support all six-dot Braille codes, and will include 360 cells, and three page-navigation buttons.
Another 2 copies of the Braille edition of the Constitution in 2 languages were handed over tot he Library of the Kyrgyz National University.
The launch of braille packaging is in line with the company's vision of representing FMCG 2.0 industry and empowering the consumer experience.
Braille, or studying processes that take place in the material, where on a Braille is applied [10, 11].
This follows Safaricom's Friday announcement that customers who have lost their sight can now conduct financial transactions with confidentiality through the DOT Braille watch.
The nonprofit also offers classes to teach people with low vision how to read braille. For decades, ASB has been one of the largest producers of braille in the United States, creating versions of everything from books for the Library of Congress, to manuals for Comcast products such as your cable box or wireless Internet router.
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 29, 2018-Canadian Battery Maker Braille Energy Systems Closes Reverse Takeover Transaction
by Madiha Asif/ [email protected] Korea-based company, Dot Incorporation, unveils Braille kindle at COMEX 2018.
With the hope of having an inclusive society where using Braille becomes commonplace, Tokyo-based designer Kosuke Takahashi has developed Braille Neue, a new typeface which blends Braille with the English and Japanese alphabets.