How to sign "soul patch" in American Sign Language? Also known as "mouche", "Van Dyke", "jazz dab".
Definition: a small tuft or patch of facial hair directly below the lower lip.
Pronunciation (sign description): Dominant "G" hand with its forefinger and thumb on the same horizontal level in contact with upper chin just below the lower lip slightly slides down the chin once or twice.
"Mouche": 1) another name for soul patch, 2) an artificial beauty mark or patch fashionable in Europe in the 16th and 17th centuries.
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