Meaning: The examination and deciding upon evidence, charges, and claims before a judge and/or jury in court.
Pronunciation (sign description): Two-handed "F" or "9" hands (handshape) apart in neutral space (location) with palms facing each other and the fingers pointing outward (orientation), hands move up and down alternately twice (movement).
Related signs: LAWSUIT, COURT, HEARING, TRIBUAL, LITIGATION.
Meaning: a test or an experiment.
Pronunciation (sign description): almost the same sign as TEST.
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