Meaning: To move one's hand or a cloth repeatedly back and forth on the surface of (something) with firm pressure. E.g. using a medical cream, lotion, etc.
Variation: to rub on (something).
ASL signs for the category of countries, including continents.
ASL signs for the category of cities around the world plus states and provinces in North America. Note that many loanwords/signs are borrowed from other countries if not available in ASL.
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